Mounting is the attaching of a file system to a computer

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df says free space, but no space to create file

I have a hdd attached to my raspberry pi and it is mounted on /media/hdd/ by the following line in the /etc/fstab: /dev/sda1 /media/hdd vfat uid=www-data,gid=www-data 0 0 I have the user www-data ...
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mount_afp - failed to open /dev/fuse: Permission denied

I am trying to mount a mac share on my Pi with mount_afp. When I try to add permissions when mounting: sudo mount_afp -o user=pi,group=pi afp://username:password@192.168.1.7/myshare ./mydir I get ...
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How do I mount to SAMBA drive on boot with raspberry pi?

The only way I have managed to mount the drive is by typing the command: > sudo mount -t cifs //"IP"/hdd1 /home/pi -o uid=1000,iocharset=utf8,username="USERNAME",password="PASSWORD",sec=ntlm ...
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Automount NTFS HDDs in specific locations and share them in LAN

O.S: Raspbmc I need to share 4 HDDs over my LAN, but the fstab I wrote does't work as I aspect. Edit1~ Here's the part of fstab made for those HDDs: #External HHDs LABEL=Incompleted\040Seasons ...
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cifs mount window share stopped working

So I had a server 2003 windows share on a domain working on the RPi but the other day it stopped working. I checked with the system admin to see if anything had changed, and he had indeed made ...
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I have 2 raspi on the same LAN, How one of them have to pick up a picture from the other

There are answers on this theme but too complicated...as I need only that, that one of the Raspi pick up everyday the picture (temperature graphs) made by the other. What is the simplest way to do ...
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PANIC: VFS: Unable to mount root fs on unknown-block(179,2)

I unplugged my RPi (RPi#1) and moved it to another power outlet, and plugged it back in. RPi#1 is the brains of my distributed setup, containing the database and biggest SD card. All of the data my ...
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How do I setup automount of any (mountable) USB drive in Raspbian?

I used fstab to mount a specific device automatically at boot in a specific location. That is very simple but not what I need now. Is there a way to setup the automount of any mountable USB device I ...
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NAS storage mount is not showing

I got my first 2 pies yesterday, and they are indeed funny to play with. But I have a problem, when I try to mount my NAS server to pi1, nothing happens. - Funny is that I do the same thing on pi2, ...
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How to fix: mount error(22): Invalid argument?

I used to mount a Time Capsule share and everything was working great. Recently, probably after a system update, sudo mount -a give the following error: $ sudo mount -a mount error(22): Invalid ...
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What to do when raspbmc loses mounted usb hard drive?

I have a raspberry pi with raspbmc installed on. It used to run very stable, no issues at all. Since I have installed BitTorrent Sync, that has changed however. When I restart BitTorrent Sync or when ...
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Just noticed device “binfmt_misc” listed in /bin/mount output, what is this?

On my Raspbian based Pi I just noticed the device binfmt_misc listed in the output of the mount command: binfmt_misc on /proc/sys/fs/binfmt_misc type binfmt_misc (rw,nosuid,nodev,noexec,relatime) ...
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Why does my USB drive appeared split in two?

I put a 64GB Kingston USB key in one of the USB ports on the Pi. It has been recognized and mounted automatically and I am able to write files, but why, in the MEDIA directory, has KINGSTON has been ...
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How do I mount the correct drive everytime the Raspberry Pi reboots?

I generally know how to mount hard drives in a UNIX system. But I am confused with one thing. Say I have disk #1 and disk #2. I mount disk #1 with sudo mount /dev/sda1 /mnt/drive. How will I know that ...
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My Windows share will not mount during boot

I've added a line to /etc/fstab to automatically mount a Windows share on boot. I have tested it using sudo mount -a and the mount shows up correctly and I'm able to access it as expected. However, ...
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How to mount a Raspbian SD card on a mac

I have a running RaspberryPI Image. Now I want to do the following: Access the files on my Mac when accessing the SD Card Be able to copy the SD Card to have a clone of the current system In Disk ...
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How can I mount a Raspberry Pi linux distro image?

Normal filesystem images can be easily mounted: mount system.img /mnt Examined, and modified. But when I try this with a Raspberry Pi system image (e.g. raspbian), I get: mount: unknown ...
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Problem with Samba shared folder

I have a USB HDD formatted in NTFS connected to my router, all my PC(Windows,Os X,Linux) can use it, also Raspberry works on it using the file manager.This is the situation I try to mount the ...
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Trouble with mounting my usb drive

This question probably seems like a duplicate, but I can't find the answer anywhere. I have a usb flash drive, that I know for a fact is identified by the Pi because I ran lsusb and tail -f ...
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Unable to mount Win95 FAT32 (LBA) boot partition of freshly imaged external hard drive on host machine, to make Pi boot from USB

So here's my problem: I really want to have a large swap space (and native persistent storage as well), so I decided I want to be able to boot Pi from USB. So far, I'm at the part where I need to copy ...
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hdd mount for server

I succesfully installed owncloud on my raspberry pi, but I want to upload files to my hdd when I upload on owncloud. So I did this: cd /var/www/owncloud/config sudo nano config.php and I changed ...
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mount: special device /dev/sda1 does not exists

I bought a Raspberry Pi and installed Raspbian and transmission. I want to connect my USB hard drive to save there the transmission's downloads. The HDD is formatted in FAT32, Windows recognizes it ...
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Mounting afp shares as non-interactive user

I am trying to run a music streaming server (squeezebox) on my rPi running raspbian from a network volume mounted with the afp protocol. The disk lives on an Apple Time Capsule. (I have seen thread ...
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Losing mounted shared drive on Pi reboot

I am able to successfully mount a drive with sudo mount.cifs //192.168.1.2/share /mnt/destination -o username=user,password=pass,domain=dom and navigate to the share with cd mnt/destination ...
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Raspberry PI usbmount, dmesg: “READ CAPACITY failed” & “Asking for cache data failed”

I want to mount a USB drive on my Raspberry PI (to use it for my ‘ownCloud’) using a powered USB HUB (running Raspbian). I installed usbmount for this purpose using: sudo apt-get install usbmount ...
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Raspbian: mount: / is busy (tried to remount sd card as read only)

Due to an sd card corruption I decided to mount the root fs as read only. Therefore, I added the 'ro' argument in /etc/fstab /dev/mmcblk0p1 /boot vfat defaults,ro 0 2 ...
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Raspberry Pi strange fstab issue

I installed Wheezy Raspbian from here: enter link description here on a 16 GB SD card. I then booted the Raspi and verified it worked. Afterwards I halted it and used GParted from a Linux machine to ...
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PHP Can't access external mounted hard drive

I'm attempting to automate a home music system, I've got most of it working. All is working brilliantly thus far, however... I've started seeing this: [Sun Sep 08 17:19:54 2013] [error] [client ...
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How to mount Time Capsule from Raspberry Pi

There is a 2TB Time Capsule on my home network (IP 192.168.0.1). How can I mount the Time Capsule's disk from my Raspberry Pi, automatically after reboots?
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USB Hard drive mounting as Read-Only

I've been mounting it with sudo mount -t ntfs -o umask=000 /dev/sda1 "/media/My Book" but for some reason it now says mount: warning: /media/My Book/ seems to be mounted read-only when I do so, and ls ...
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How is root directory mounted on Arch?

I installed Arch Linux ARM for Raspberry Pi and it doesn't have an entry for the root directory in /etc/fstab but it's still mounted on boot somehow. How is it mounted and how can mount options be ...
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Setting up the Raspberry as a data logger

As the title states I'm working on a simple embedded application which reads some information from the serial port and logs it to file, in addition to displaying a bit of status on the display. I'm ...
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Cannot mount hard drive - No /dev/sda

I'm trying to follow intructions found here (http://www.jeremymorgan.com/tutorials/raspberry-pi/how-to-raspberry-pi-file-server/) on how to set up a file server with the Raspberry pi, but cannot mount ...
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Mounting a microsd card via usb in raspbian

Plugging my blackberry into a usb port of a generic ubuntu machine shows it's microsd card as something I can mount and everything works. Here's what happens when I try to do the same thing in ...
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WD Passport disconnects and remounts itself

I have a Western Digital 500GB passport plugged into my Raspberry Pi through a powered hub. The problem is that it seems to lose the connection and unmount every so often with the following dmesg: ...
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Options for mounting a hard drive to lessen the chance of data loss?

I have a Raspberry Pi as my NAS machine with a USB external hard drive connected. When I remove the drive or power down the machine, I don't want to SSH to the computer (non-technical people will be ...
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Hardrives not automounting using fstab when using “reboot command”

Hey I've been trying to auto mount 2 of external hard drives at startup. But only one of the hardrives partition mounts fine on start up but the other one does not. They mount successfully when I use ...
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Problems with External Hard Drive - kernel: journal commit I/O error

I'm having issues keeping a 3TB USB 2.0 External Hard drive (self powered) mounted on my pi. I'm using a 1.0 A wall charger to power the pi. I'm connecting the hard drive to a powered Belkin USB hub ...
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Checking sdcard for errors, unmount problem

I've tried running running a disk check, then I got a complain pi@raspberrypi ~ $ /sbin/fsck fsck from util-linux 2.20.1 e2fsck 1.42.5 (29-Jul-2012) /dev/mmcblk0p2 is mounted. WARNING!!! The ...
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How do I mount the .img files under Ubuntu?

I just downloaded the Debian and Arch Linux files and I would like to mount before I burn into the SD card. How can I mount the img? I tried to mount but I'm getting the following error: sudo mount ...
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How do I create and mount a partition using the remainder of my SD card?

I have seen instructions for resizing the partition here, but how do I create a whole new partition using the remaining space, and then mount it?
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fstab not mounting partitions automatically [closed]

When I create new partitions on the flash drive I'm finding that they are not being mounted at boot. Here is my fstab: devpts /dev/pts devpts defaults 0 0 shm ...
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How do I connect/disconnect a flash drive from the command line? [closed]

I am running Debian. I can plug in and view the contents of my flashdrive using filemanager under X, but how can I do this from the command line, and how can I safely remove it when I am done?