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Old 02-08-2013, 05:28 PM   #1
joncoles
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Truecrypt cannot see encrypted USB drive


Connecting the encrypted USB HDD adds device /dev/sdc.

From the command line, attempts to mount the device end with
Quote:
Error: No such device or address:
/dev/sdc
In the GUI, /dev/sdc is not listed on the "Select device..." list.

I have successfully mounted this USB HDD using Truecrypt on Ubuntu 12.10 on this dual-boot computer.

Any ideas what additional configuration might be required?

(Slackware 14 64-bit, TrueCrypt 7.1a installed from SlackBuilds.org)
 
Old 02-08-2013, 07:47 PM   #2
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Are you sure it is /dev/sdc on slack? What does it show in your syslog when you plug in the USB device.
 
Old 02-09-2013, 09:58 AM   #3
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Quote:
Originally Posted by joncoles View Post
Error: No such device or address:
/dev/sdc

In the GUI, /dev/sdc is not listed on the "Select device..." list.
Run
Code:
ls /dev/sd*
and check the output, your device is most likely named differently.
 
  


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