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I am a newbie. I installed a new hdd (I think it's sdb1) and attempted to mount it using Storage Device Manager. I went off on a little adventure trying to get things mounted properly and changed some mount points I shouldn't have.
Now, when I reboot I get the error: "An error occured while mounting /media/File Press S to skip mounting or M for manual recovery". I think I may have created media/file as an incorrect mount point.
I think I changed /dev/sda1 mount point to something incorrect. What should the mount point be for this? Also, I guess I can change the mount point for /dev/sdb1 (I assume this is my new hdd) to anything I want?
I have output from sudo bash boot_info_script.sh which I ran when I first set up linux if that's any help.
actually / is the root filesystem, you cannot mount your new drive as your root filesystem. I suggest you to find a convenient directory, for example /photos or /mydatafolder or /mymedia/music. You must take care about any configured automounter (so probably /media/music will not work if /media was used by automounter).
Thanks for the information about the fstab tutorial. I'm a newbie but I think I may have made some progress. I looked at the setup when I first set up linux. According to blkid output, my primary hard drive was /dev/sda. After I installed the second hard drive my fdisk -l shows my primary hard drive (The one linux mint boots from) as /dev/sdb. However the current fstab shows my primary hard drive as being /dev/sda. Apparently I made some incorrect moint points because of this mix up and using storage device manager didn't help things much.
Anyway, I think the solution is to edit fstab and use the UUID. I may be way off base here. Can anybody concur?
Hi everybody,a got a same problem....
Whet i install Linux Ubuntu,I added my backup hard drive,but a can't read NTFS partition....
Then I installed NTFS Configuration Tool,for this,i don'n now whats gona happen,but every boothing I got "An error occured while mounting/media/sdb...?
How to fix this problem?....Thanks