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Old 11-16-2009, 12:41 PM   #16
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Originally Posted by mostlyharmless View Post
Actually I was reading about this some more, you can apparently try this:



to make your correct partition appear....so you may not need to update dmraid at all.

quoted from https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=500322
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So here we go, this is what happened.

1. I needed to install kpartx
Code:
sudo apt-get install kpartx
2. I ran the command which mapped the partitions for me :-) (below is my case scenario, any one else will have to replace "nvidia_facfcied" with their raid:
Code:
sudo kpartx -a /dev/mapper/nvidia_facfcied
Once you have run the above command, you can go to /dev/mapper and you will notice two new partitions!

3. You now need to run the command to mount the partition to the mount point you define:

First to create mount point:
Code:
sudo mkdir /dev/mapper/mountpoint
Next to mount it:
Code:
sudo mount -t ntfs-3g /dev/mapper/nvidia_facfcied2 /media/Z
Take note of the "2" after "nvidia_facfcied". This is the partition, before I was trying to mount the RAW drive.

Again @mostlyharmless I can't thank you enough!!!!!! I've been trying to solve this for weeks!!!

Last edited by giyad; 11-16-2009 at 12:43 PM.
 
Old 11-16-2009, 02:12 PM   #17
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You're welcome, glad you got it working.
 
Old 05-28-2010, 01:58 PM   #18
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this works, thank you
 
  


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