external hard disk

NoOp glgxg at sbcglobal.net
Tue Jul 20 19:39:54 UTC 2010

On 07/20/2010 12:27 AM, muhamad nabulsi wrote:
> Error mounting: mount exited with exit code 13: $MFTMirr does not match $MFT 
> (record 0).
> Failed to mount '/dev/sdb1': Input/output error
> NTFS is either inconsistent, or there is a hardware fault, or it's a
> SoftRAID/FakeRAID hardware. In the first case run chkdsk /f on Windows
> then reboot into Windows twice. The usage of the /f parameter is very
> important! If the device is a SoftRAID/FakeRAID then first activate
> it and mount a different device under the /dev/mapper/ directory, (e.g.
> /dev/mapper/nvidia_eahaabcc1). Please see the 'dmraid' documentation
> for more details.
> if anyone can help me please?

Did you try here first?


For example, this looks promising:

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