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I am new to Linux environment. I added a hard disk to my system. I am running Enterprise Linux Machine. It is not mounting my hard disk. Can any one tell me how to mount it?

Thanks,
Narendra

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Do you know that there is a special Ubuntu site? askubuntu.com –  Uwe Keim Dec 24 '10 at 11:07
    
Enterprise Linux is Redhat, not Ubuntu. –  ismail Dec 24 '10 at 11:08
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With the command dmesg, find the name of your disk, like sdb. After, you can create a folder in /mnt, like /mnt/disk.

To mount it: mount /dev/sdb1 /mnt/disk

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You need to mount a specific partition like sdb1. I already edited your answer. Also, you may need to provide the fs type. –  Khaled Dec 24 '10 at 17:24
    
+1 for dmesg. –  Khaled Dec 24 '10 at 17:25
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