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Old 11-29-2005, 12:32 AM   #1
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error:mounting usb pendrive in debian


hi ,,

this is my first post..
i tried to mount usb pendrive in debian and error occured
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i have no idea what is the problem with /etc/mtab

g-max:/# mount /dev/sde1 /mnt/usb
mount: can't open /etc/mtab for writing: 入力/出力エラーです

this is dmseg

g-max:/# dmesg |tail
SCSI device sde: 251904 512-byte hdwr sectors (129 MB)
sde: Write Protect is off
/dev/scsi/host2/bus0/target0/lun0: p1
usb.c: USB disconnect on device 00:03.0-3 address 3
hub.c: new USB device 00:03.0-2, assigned address 4
WARNING: USB Mass Storage data integrity not assured
USB Mass Storage device found at 4
SCSI device sde: 251904 512-byte hdwr sectors (129 MB)
sde: Write Protect is off
/dev/scsi/host2/bus0/target0/lun0: p1

thank you
 
Old 11-29-2005, 10:16 AM   #2
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Try changing your command to

mount -t auto -n /dev/sde1 /mnt/usb

-n prevents the system from writing to /etc/mtab, which is necessary if your /etc system is read-only. You'd need the -t flag either way
 
Old 11-30-2005, 10:03 PM   #3
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problem solved....thank you rose_bud42 01
 
Old 11-30-2005, 11:24 PM   #4
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No problem, glad it helped you

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