[xubuntu-users] Can't mount drives

Scott Eaton sjeaton at wowway.com
Mon Jun 2 01:37:58 UTC 2008


Gnome Device Manager does show the two drives:

Using storage device manager I was able to mount them, and then create 
links on my desktop.

Thanks to you, and all that helped.  I know have all my music back.

Now, if I'd only not lost my iPod...


On Sun, 2008-06-01 at 17:54 -0700, David Collins wrote:
>         Scott,
>         I suggest that you look closely at /etc/fstab.
>         If UIDs are being referenced, these might have changed since the upgrade.
>         Install and run 'gnome-device-manager' to see what the current UIDs of your drives are.  They may need to be changed in /etc/fstab.
>         Another possibility is that drives that were referenced as /dev/hdxx in Gutsy are referenced as /dev/sdxx in Hardy.  This happened to me.
>         Again, gnome-device-manager will show you what the correct 'device file' is.
>         Regards,
>         David Collins
>         Date: Sun, 01 Jun 2008 14:45:43 -0400
>         From: Scott Eaton
>          <sjeaton at wowway.com>
>         Subject: [xubuntu-users] Can't mount drives
>         To: Xubuntu Help and User Discussions <xubuntu-users at lists.ubuntu.com>
>         Message-ID: <1212345943.27955.4.camel at scott-desktop>
>         Content-Type: text/plain
>         Greetings fellow users!
>         When I was using Gutsy, I could see two additional hard drives I have
>         installed in my system.
>         When I upgraded to Hardy, they left my desktop and I can find them or
>         mount them.
>         Any ideas?
>         Thanks!
>         Scott
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