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Old 07-29-2014, 06:42 PM   #16
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Have yoou made the changes in /etc/fstab
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Old 07-30-2014, 05:06 PM   #17
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As suggested by EDDY1, here is the output of my current working fstab file:

# /etc/fstab: static file system information.
# Use 'blkid' to print the universally unique identifier for a
# device; this may be used with UUID= as a more robust way to name devices
# that works even if disks are added and removed. See fstab(5).
# <file system> <mount point>   <type>  <options>       <dump>  <pass>
# / was on /dev/sda1 during installation
UUID=54a5d5a8-e5d3-494f-86b6-fa0e3d3c3cfa /               ext4    errors=remount-ro 0       1
# /boot was on /dev/sda2 during installation
UUID=d1b85ca2-4892-475e-b48e-c8e7192fdc9b /boot           ext4    defaults        0       2
# /home was on /dev/sda5 during installation
UUID=6c1de1cb-9846-48ea-9a9d-2991c960a97d /home           ext4    defaults        0       2
# swap was on /dev/sda4 during installation
UUID=7aa30310-eff4-4a68-81f5-6e14a1c8d4e9 none            swap    sw              0       0
# shared drive for regular file sharing
UUID=65ea71e4-e901-4403-a734-1cb78f5c3e05     /mnt/fileshare   ext2    rw,user,auto    0    0
# shared drive for media files
UUID=84ecac70-220c-4d9b-a4d3-cb98e27ca1f0     /mnt/media       ext2    rw,user,auto    0    0
# shared network backup drive
UUID=85ffe2cd-90d2-4c2f-9efe-a863de8a0041     /mnt/backup      ext2    rw,user,auto    0    0
As it was pointed out earlier in the thread, the problem I had was that my mount points were pointing to the wrong UUIDs which is why my copying was running out of space (I was actually mounting /mnt/media to the 100GB drive instead of my 2TB drive).

Also, I realized later that I have two partitions on the 2TB drive, one approx. 400GB for file sharing and one 1.4TB for media (not sure what that missing 200GB is being used by?), as can be seen here:

sda      8:0    0   1.8T  0 disk 
├─sda1   8:1    0 398.1G  0 part /mnt/fileshare
└─sda2   8:2    0   1.4T  0 part /mnt/media
sdb      8:16   0 931.5G  0 disk 
└─sdb1   8:17   0 931.5G  0 part /mnt/backup
sdc      8:32   0  93.2G  0 disk 
├─sdc1   8:33   0  18.6G  0 part /
├─sdc2   8:34   0   244M  0 part /boot
├─sdc3   8:35   0     1K  0 part 
├─sdc4   8:36   0   1.9G  0 part [SWAP]
└─sdc5   8:37   0  72.5G  0 part /home
But now with the correct UUIDs in fstab, everything is mounted correctly and all is well with the world

Thanks again to all who helped with this!


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