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Old 03-31-2010, 03:57 AM   #1
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Mount HDD

I have a redhat server , its boot sector has problem , it can't boot now , I have no way to boot it up . I want to get back the data in the HDD , can advise if I can attach this HDD to another Redhat server ( with highest OS version ) and mount the volumn ? if I can mount it , that mean I can get the data .

if yes , can advise what is the command to do that ? thx
Old 03-31-2010, 06:08 AM   #2
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Do you want mount it, and don't know the command? Hm, let me think... Maybe mount? man mount?
Old 03-31-2010, 06:20 AM   #3
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boot with the Knoppix etc (in case you have CD/DVD ROM) and take the backup, else you can attach the disk as you've mentioned, do the man mount as mpier said (to know about how to mount).


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