Referring to the connecting of storage to/from a Raspberry Pi.

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Automount various USB stick file systems on Jessie Lite

I want to be able to automount USB sticks fat32 and ntfs formatted on the fly, like hot-plugging without rebooting the my Raspberry Pi 2. I have ntfs-3g installed on jessie-lite. Putting the UUID in ...
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Raspbian ignoring /etc/fstab on startup [migrated]

I'm running Raspbian Jessie on a freshly installed Raspberry Pi Model B+. I used apt-get update and apt-get upgrade some hours ago, the system should be up to date. I'm trying to mount a USB disk ...
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Unable to mount a network drive

I am trying to mount a Windows drive onto my RPI but it is asking for a password. First: sudo mount.cifs //192.xx.xx.xx/Users/Username/Folder1/Folder /mnt/folder cifs ...
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Owncloud Not Accessible by Ip on Local Network

Okay, its so late its early now, so Stack Exchange is my only hope for solving this. I followed the instructions listed on this blog post at pimylifeup.com to create an Owncloud webserver for myself. ...
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Manually mounting ext hdd works, mounting via fstab fails

I have 2 external HDD connected to my Raspberry Pi 2. One [NTFS] (auto)mounts and flawlessly. The other one does not mount via /etc/fstab and returns a filesystem error but mounts when I manually ...
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Mounting larger roms using smb/nfs performance

I have a retropie set up attached to my TV, which I use for both streaming (kodi) and light gaming, as of recent. I'm still setting the whole thing up a the time. Since SNES and GBA roms aren't that ...
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Cannot enter fdisk utily on my external hard drive

I'm trying to follow intructions found here (http://www.makeuseof.com/tag/how-to-turn-your-raspberry-pi-into-an-always-on-downloading-megalith/) on How To Turn Your Raspberry Pi Into An Always-On ...
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Mount AirPort Time Capsule - Raspberry Pi 2

I've got a Raspberry Pi 2 on which I run Plex Media Server. Now I want to mount my AirPort Time Capsule, where I save all the movies and tv shows, to my raspberry Pi 2. Then I should be able to ...
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Correctly partition 4TB drive with enclosure using Pi

When I first connected my new hard drive enclosure with 4TB drive to my Pi, the drive was not listed when I typed sudo fdisk -l. I want to mount this drive, but I think I first need to partition it ...
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External HDD stopped mounting automatically in Raspbian

In Raspbian I use to be able to just plug in my external hdds and they would be detected I could then find them in media/ using Win SCP and transfer files to them I haven't used Raspbian in a couple ...
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external disk unreadable - driver bug?

I am at a loss here. I have an external 512G USB disk (Western Digital Elements 1042). My main pc runs Arch linux, while my raspberry pi 2b runs raspbian. Under Arch I have no problem mounting this ...
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Can't Mount Folder To Network Share

I'm trying to mount a folder on my Pi in /mnt/camshare to my network share, as shown below. The network share exists & I can browse to it on a spare Ubuntu machine. FYI the Motion folder itself ...
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Automounting USB drive on boot [duplicate]

I'm trying to mount a usb harddrive on boot on my freshly installed raspbian. I added the following line to my /etc/fstab: UUID=73a104af-6ada-4956-b1e2-90bfdc08aba5 /mnt/Platte ext4 defaults,noatime ...
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Is there a way to get a usb external drive automounted on connect and boot?

Is there a way to make a Raspberry Pi running Raspbian automount a USB drive formatted in NTFS with all the permissions to read and write whenever plugged in to the Raspberry Pi AND on boot if it's ...
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Unable mount SD card and access files on raspian partition after one successful mount

Yesterday, I plugged in an SD card with a bunch of video data acquired by my Raspberry Pi into my Ubuntu computer. The SD card mounted with the usual boot and OS partitions. Like an idiot, I did not ...
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Help mounting a network drive

I'm trying to mount some network drives to my Raspberry Pi. I have added a line for each in to the /etc/fstab file that look like this: //10.0.1.2/TV\040Shows /home/pi/NetworkDriveS/TV cifs ...
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USB drive not automounted when booting from external HDD

When first tinkering around with my Raspberry Pi 2 I just booted from the SD card and got my USB drive, which I'm using to host GIT repositories, to automatically mount on startup. In order to get ...
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Moving files from SD card to mounted USB drive using FTP client

What I'm trying to do is pretty simple: move a file from my SD card to a mounted USB drive, using filezilla as FTP client Here's what I get: Status: Renaming '/home/s0ubap/file.avi' to ...
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Raspberry Pi and read/write on NTFS with Raspbian 5/5/2015

I haven't stumbled across many recent articles or websites explaining how to get Raspberry Pi with Raspbian 5/5/2015 (and presumably later) working with an NTFS volume/drive. What is the default ...
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Raspbian 5/5/2015 will automount on cold boot and plugin, but not reboot, is that normal?

I'm working on getting my Raspberry Pi B+ to mount, automount, and mount with RW access drives and NTFS volumes. I just popped in a fresh microSD card with a fresh install of Raspbian 5/5/2015 and I ...
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What is the difference between /mnt and /media?

I'm new to Raspberry Pi and watching videos and reading tutorials that are years old. For example this one: Raspberry Pi Enabling full read write support for NTFS The Urban Penguin (the guy ...
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Mount exteral drive on startup RPi 2

So, I'm trying to mount an external USB drive to /home on a Raspberry Pi 2. I thought mounting an external drive upon startup would be easy. I added a line to /etc/fstab for the new device and ...
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mounting a SMB share onto Raspbian

Been trying to mount a NTFS network hard drive on raspbian, I've added the following line within fstab: //192.168.1.X/usb1 /home/pi/Desktop/HDD cifs guest,uid=1000,gid=1000,iocharset=utf8 0 0 when ...
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SD read only - how to make USB automount read write

I followed this tutorial to make the SD card of my pi read only. However when I plug in a USB drive stick, which is then auto mounted by the usbmount package as /media/usbX , the usb stick is also ...
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Downloading to network drive - Transmission Error: Is a directory /home/pi/mnt

To provide some background on what I am doing. I have a Mac on my network that has a bunch of Hard drives in it. On my rpi I use transmission daemon for downloading things. I have set up the rpi ...
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How to access xbian partition?

I've installed xbian on RPi. I want to edit the files in my SD card using my computer, Ubuntu 14.04. However, when I insert the SD card, the Ubuntu cannot mount the Xbian partition, and gives the ...
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External Hard Drive does not show up in devices though it is adequately powered

when running sudo blkid and sudo fdisk -l no usb drive shows. The output from dmesg however makes it appear that the external hard drive has no issues [ 3.409324] usb 1-1.3: new high-speed USB ...
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Error “error in check_disks” on OpenElec reboot

I used the search and I posted on this post, but it was deleted. I have the following error on boot: ***Error in check_disks:could not repair filesystem, dropping to debug shell, try to run 'fsck' ...
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Edit size of /root partition BEFORE writing it to SD card?

I have downloaded the latest Raspbian IMG (not NOOBS) onto my Raspberry Pi using wget http://downloads.raspberrypi.org/raspbian_latest I then extracted it. I can mount the root partition to see ...
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How to automatically mount a samba drive on boot?

I have this in my /etc/fstab //192.168.1.1/S_Drive /mnt/readyshare cifs sec=ntlmv2,username=XXXX,password=XXXXX,uid=1000,gid=1000,iocharset=utf8 0 0 everytime I reboot the pi2, it says [FAILED] ...
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Raspberry not working though ssh and cannot mount with usb

Yesterday my raspberrypi was working fine, instead of shutting down properly just pulled the power plug. now when i turn on my raspberrypi it i see the red led on. but cannot ssh, i also have apache ...
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How can I mount or otherwise read the raspbian image on Windows?

Same as this question, but for Windows. I have already unsuccessfully tried to open the raspbian debian wheezy image with 7-Zip and Ext2explore. Next I'm going to install an Ubuntu Linux on ...
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RPi can't access files stored on USB-drive from CLI

I've got USB drive (SD-card reader to be exact) connected to the RPi. What I want is to access it's files while in console mode/CLI. The problem is that RPi doesn't see files stored on SD card - not ...
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selinux can not be mounted on booting?

I have a Pi B with Raspbian Jessie installed (upgraded recently from wheezy to jessie by changing sources.lst). I also use rpi-update to stay up to date. On every boot I get as the very first message ...
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Owncloud fails to create data folder

I'm trying to set up Owncloud on my Raspi following this howto: http://tech-blog.clericare.com/2013/08/how-to-deploy-owncloud-with-postgresql.html The Raspi should serve as an Owncloud server, a print ...
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Adding hfsplus file system to fstab

I have a external drive that is formatted in HFSX. And I have installed the hfsplus etc using sudo apt-get install hfsplus hfsutils hfsprogs After this I have retrieved the UUID for the disk using ...
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Mounting NFS Share: Special Device Does Not Exist

I'm trying to mount a NFS share on my NAS and hitting a few troubles. I can mount the NAS myself via the mount command but I can't get my /etc/fstab right. Some help would be appreciated! So my first ...
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Mount HFS+ under Arch Linux ARM

I'm trying to mount an external HDD that's formatted with an HFS+ (journaled) partition. community/hfsprogs has been installed, but mount -t hfsplus /dev/sda3 /mnt returns mount: unknown filesystem ...
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External hd won't automount [closed]

I'm running raspbian on a raspberry pi 2. I have an external USB hard drive plugged in (mains powered), and I can manually mount the drive, but I can't seem to get it to automatically mount. I ...
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OSMC has mounted 2 versions of my External HD

After a reboot OSMC has mounted my External HD with 2 versions. The original has become externalHD_ from externalHD and I can no longer access it. Why are there 2 and how do I prevent this? ...
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Rasberry pi noobs sd card shows /dev/sdb6 with fdisk when there are only /dev/sdb and /dev/sdb1 exist?

I'm trying to edit some init scripts that have gone haywire on my raspberry pi Noobs SD card, and since it's easier, I'm trying to edit them on a MacPro 3,1 Ubuntu box I have. After I plug the ...
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Why is my usb flashdrive automatically mounted, without fstab?

I plugged in a usb storage device for the very first time, and it automatically mounted the FAT32 partition called "HMN"? At first i was pleasantly surprised, but it's mounted as root. Q: How can i ...
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External HDD not always detected

It is detected perfectly fine on my Mac. It is self-powered an I hear it spin when I plug it in the Pi. Sometimes when I boot it shows when I run lsusb, sometimes it doesn't. If I unplug it and try ...
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Can't mount network drive - Permission denied

I'm running raspbian on an RPi2B and I'm trying to mount a network drive. I've tried the following: sudo mount -t cifs -o username=admin,password=passwd //192.168.1.1/root /mnt/myshare But I keep ...
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How do I delay transmission-daemon startup until all shares are mounted?

I've installed transmission-deamon on Raspbian. I've set it up to directly download on to a NAS share, which is mounted at /home/pi/nas/public via CIFS in /etc/fstab. All this generally works fine, ...
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Automatic mounting of NAS drive fails

I have set-up my RPi to automatically mount a NAS drive. My /etc/fstab file looks like: proc /proc proc defaults 0 0 /dev/mmcblk0p5 /boot vfat ...
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Mounting the Apple Time Capsule from Raspberry Pi

I tried to use the information on the other two Posts with similar questions and wasn't able to figure it out. I'm still new to this. I am trying to mount the Time Capsule so I can use the HDD on ...
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Attached Storage Mount Problem

I recently purchased a WD Passport Ultra 1tb to use as a backup on my Raspberry Pi B+ but for some reason I can't see /dev/sda1 to mount it. After doing ls /dev/ only /dev/sda appears. I've ...
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Unmount NFS shared drive without stopping nfs-kernel-server

I have a setup in which I have a Raspberry Pi B+ with Raspbian as file server, sharing a 5 disk usb rack. I don't whant the rack to be on all the time, so I turn it on when I'm going to use it and ...
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Mount error (112) : Host is down

I got this error message after an upgrade. Mount error (112) : Host is down Anybody know why? My mount cmd worked before... My media center is down.