Mounting is the concept of attaching a file system to a computer for access.

learn more… | top users | synonyms

0
votes
1answer
34 views

How to make NFS accesses time out much faster

We have a load-balanced web app that serves some images off an NFS mounted drive. When the NFS server goes down, it ends up bringing all of the web instances down. Currently the volume is mounted ...
1
vote
1answer
33 views

unmounted logical volume is “busy”?

I'm trying to shrink an ext4 filesystem on a CentOS 6 server. I did a lazy unmount of the filesystem while I waited for some processes to finish running. They've all finished running but I can't ...
0
votes
0answers
14 views

mount -o loop hangs

mount -o loop /example/example.img /mnt hangs for hours in dmesg only: ext3_orphan_cleanup: deleting unreferenced inode 104502 /var/log/messages kernel: < inode 10 inode 10 inode 10 inode ...
0
votes
0answers
3 views

How can I mount a Windows_FAT_32 USB flash from CentOS running in VirtualBox? [migrated]

I am trying to recover the files on an SD card (SanDisk 64GB) that was in a Galaxy Note II. The Note 2 itself died suddenly, and it doesn't seem recoverable. Rather than seek another Galaxy just to ...
0
votes
1answer
25 views

CoreOS persistant data storage ( creation + backup + restore )?

Im planning to move my whole server stack to coreOS and using docker. The problem is currently there seems to be no good solutions to create a persistant data storage , back it up and easily restore ...
0
votes
1answer
19 views

fstab entry to mount NFS with password

i need mount at boot a disk using NFS, to mount manually from console i type: mount //192.168.0.1/NASShare -o username=administrator,password=pass /mnt/NAS To /etc/fstab i added this line: ...
0
votes
0answers
41 views

sudo NFS SUID not working

Today I decided to move my NFS files from an ext4 HDD to an ext2 HDD using mc. Since then I am having trouble running the sudo command on all clients. When I try to run it I get an error saying ...
0
votes
0answers
26 views

How to safely move /tmp directory to a new directory with same name and dedicated mount point?

I have created a new /tmp.new directory with dedicated mount point. I want to use that one to replace /tmp without dedicated mount point. I would like to use the commands of mount --bind, mount --move ...
0
votes
2answers
44 views

Mount folder automatically in home directory for every old&new user

I want to allow access to /var/www/dev/ to every user in my system (+50) via their home directory For one particular user I can do: mkdir /home/user_name/www_dev mount --bind /var/www/dev/ ...
2
votes
0answers
14 views

Windows directories keeps getting unmounted on two identical Red Hat servers

Was refered here by the kind people at stack overflow. We have a pretty severe problem at my research center. I have, together with IT, set up an infrastructure like this: Users use their laptops at ...
0
votes
1answer
23 views

Ubuntu 14 mount.cifs with credentials did not work

I can mount the Windows share drive in the following way: mount.cifs //192.168.1.151/_wymiana /mnt/share_2 -o user=wega,password=1234 but I can not in this way: mount.cifs ...
1
vote
1answer
57 views

A lot of 'tmpfs' in CentOS7

I migrate 10 CentOS6 to CentOS7. For six month all the servers are working great aside from one. The DB that is running on is having problems every couple of days, the only different from that server ...
2
votes
0answers
47 views

Want to understand XFS strangeness

have a XFS partition that I find to act very strangely. It mounts fine under a system but won't mount under others --of which my main system. As I'm new at XFS, I'd love to hear from users more ...
0
votes
1answer
15 views

nfs(v1.2.8) client does not support all_squash option

$ /sbin/mount.nfs --version mount.nfs: (linux nfs-utils 1.2.8) $ mkdir -p ~/mnt && sudo mount -t nfs -o rw,all_squash xx.xx.xx.xx:/lgtm/path/to/share ~/mnt mount.nfs: an incorrect mount option ...
0
votes
0answers
25 views

FreeNAS Jail - Mount nullfs at jail boot

I have a need to mount using nullfs for a jail in FreeNAS and want this mount to be automatically set up at boot of the jail. I have not had luck finding a clean documented way of doing this that ...
2
votes
1answer
47 views

mount.cifs operation not supported but smbclient connects as expected

When mounting OSX 10.9.5 shares on Debian 8.2 with mount.cifs ver. 6.4: mount error(95): Operation not supported Credentials are not the issue. I can access them via smbclient. Mount reads domain ...
1
vote
1answer
37 views

How to btrfs check a root partition

I'm sure the reason I'm having a brain fart is because it's late, but how can I go about performing a btrfs check on the root partition? The device needs to be unmounted, which can't happen because ...
-2
votes
1answer
22 views

External Drives on RAID/LVM configuration

I had 2 drives corrupted and now replaced with new ones sitting on RAID 0. After installing the new drives I have attached the 2 old corrupted drives via usb to retrieve data from them. These 2 drives ...
0
votes
2answers
16 views

Prevent deleting mounted directory

I have this: /home/devsite1/public_html/media on /home/devsite2/public_html/media type none (rw,bind) I mistakenly thought that deleting /home/devsite2/public_html/media would have no effect on the ...
1
vote
0answers
16 views

io error on no-match glob within cifs OSX -> debian jessie mount

Using a wildcard/glob (at least * and ?) in bash causes an input/output error when there are no matches on a samaba cifs mount in Debain Jessie 8.2. On other filesystems, the expected No such file ...
7
votes
2answers
263 views

Is there a way of exporting fstab info for device which is currently mounted?

Does there exist any tool which can tell you what the fstab line for a mount should be? Ie. it looks at something which has been mounted manually and tells you the line which you would have to add to ...
-1
votes
1answer
36 views

Best way to set up a shared drive for a company using Linux (eg. Ubuntu Server)?

I am trying to find out the best way to set up a shared drive for a company which has 50+ users in 3 office locations in different cities. They basically need a drive with a common folder to store ...
0
votes
1answer
22 views

Bindfs ignores user in /etc/fstab

I'm trying to mount a directory under a specific user:group combo. Using bindfs on the command yields the expected results: root@system:~# bindfs foo bar --user=fooz --group=baz root@system:~# ls ...
0
votes
2answers
43 views

NFS mount point is not being accessible after stopping NFS service

I have shared a directory on my NFS server to another machine. I am successfully mounting the NFS Share and able to access. After few days, I was supposed to stop the NFS service on the NFS server ...
2
votes
1answer
40 views

Couldn't define user password in fstab

I am trying to add the below entry to /etc/vfstab on Solaris 11.2 to mount a windows shared folder on reboot time: //192.168.1.45/share - /mnt/winshare smbfs - yes ...
1
vote
1answer
214 views

/home /opt /tmp /usr /var on a single partition of another hard drive Debian 8 [closed]

I have a production server for which I would like to move the /home, /opt, /tmp, /user, /var to the ~300GB partition specially created for this purpose. No straightforward explanation found on how to ...
0
votes
0answers
10 views

remote location mounted with mount.fcifs doesn't show in FTP

I am using Centos 6.6 and I mounted a remote location by this command: mount.cifs -o user=adrian,pass=1234,uid=adrian_site,gid=psacln //server/path /local/path So I specified the user and group, in ...
0
votes
0answers
12 views

Error while mounting /dev/md0 on aws instance

I created an instance with 16 EBS volume in AWS. Then I created RAID and mounted to one of the directory and loaded some data. I detached the volumes and terminated the instance. Again I created an ...
0
votes
3answers
42 views

How to mount large LVM image on ubuntu 14.04 on root?

I am running ubuntu 14.04.03 and need to mount thinly provisioned lvm volumes for glusterfs to the system. I did this first by adding them to /home/glusterfs/dir, this worked as /home has 120G of ...
0
votes
1answer
82 views

Command find show “Value too large for defined data type”

When I run the "find" command in any folder, works perfect, but only in a particular folder I get this: root#find . find:.: Value too large for defined data type It is a shared folder from another ...
0
votes
0answers
50 views

Permission denied on mount via ipv6

There is a ubuntu machine with these addresses root@soup:/# ifconfig eth1 eth1 Link encap:Ethernet HWaddr 08:00:27:09:90:1c inet addr:192.168.56.101 Bcast:192.168.56.255 Mask:255.255.255.0 ...
0
votes
2answers
42 views

How to mount a this logical volume

I would like to mount /dev/sda2. How am I supposed to do that? Bellow is the output of fdisk, df, lvmdiskscan, lvdisplay, vgdisplay, lvscan. [root@IctThtSoluti-06 ~]# fdisk -l Disk /dev/sda: ...
0
votes
0answers
43 views

How to mount a “Microsoft Data Protection Manager (DPM)” volume image in Linux?

The Question Is there a way to mount MS scDPM filesystem with linux? Or a way to expose the data within scDPM volume with linux? OPTIONAL READING BELOW My question is above. The rest is extra ...
0
votes
1answer
38 views

Can Problems Arise When Multiple Servers Use One Mount

I am using Amazon Web Servers where I have an NFS file system that I mount to several other servers. One mount is shared between about 20 servers and the primary function of the servers is for a web ...
-2
votes
1answer
42 views

How to list all mounted disks and their mount path location on FreeBSD?

On FreeBSD I wish to see all mounted disks and all of their mount locations. For example this shows my disks. [root@freenas] ~# sysctl kern.disks kern.disks: xbd2 xbd1 ada0 [root@freenas] ~# Now I ...
0
votes
0answers
21 views

Mount Permission Denied on Cloned System

We have cloned a RHEL (system1) to a new server (cloned_sys). I've added cloned_sys credentials to Data Domain, but whenever I try to mount the NFS, I get a permissions error. If I go in and add ...
0
votes
0answers
101 views

Mount a Synology hard drive in another Synology

I have a DS112 with a hard drive that started failing. The device cannot boot from the drive. I inserted it into my DS415+. The drive is recognized but has the status uninitialized. When I connect ...
1
vote
2answers
134 views

Automount a samba share using fstab cifs in a debian virtualbox

When i run: mount -a as root user in my virtualbox machine i will get the samba share mounted, so my settings in my /etc/fstab are working: //192.168.0.99/download /vagrant/Downloads cifs ...
1
vote
2answers
56 views

allow all users to read/write any files/folders on 2nd drive regardless of who created it in linux

I am running Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. I've got a mount point called /files that is owned by root, the group is plugdev and I've given the group write permission. I used some of the information in ...
1
vote
0answers
38 views

Can custom /proc mount options be set on OpenVZ containers?

I recently discovered that the way OpenVZ mounts /proc inside of containers by default isn't as secure as it could be (it's mounted as rw). When combined with insecure scripts on the server, this ...
1
vote
1answer
331 views

Error when trying to mount Azure File storage on a CentOS 7 machine

Since the general availability of Azure File storage, the file storage can be connected from on-premise machines using SMB 3.0. When I tried to mount the file storage, it gives out a Permission Denied ...
1
vote
0answers
201 views

Mount LVM in rescue mode

I am having trouble mounting a LVM to extract a Proxmox virtual machines data. Any ideas on how I can mount it? The data is on one of the two 2TB hard drives. I think they are RAID 1 root@rescue:~# ...
0
votes
0answers
56 views

Unable to mount “lvm2” volume

I had to reinstall CentOS on a system with a separate disk array for data. I installed on the OS disks and kept the other disk array as storage (so they were not formatted). When I try to mount the ...
0
votes
0answers
88 views

Any way to have wildcards in fstab?

My goal is to allow any user to mount a cifs share to /media/networkshare or even better /media/networkshare/share_* Is there any way to allow wildcards in fstab such that they can do that? I can't ...
0
votes
1answer
48 views

NFS export configuration for multiple LVM logical volumes

I have setup a file server that contains two large file systems, each consisting of a single LVM logical volume (10TB and 16TB) within a single volume group. The physical volumes making up the LV are ...
4
votes
0answers
50 views

udev rule not applied on boot for mounted disk

I'm trying to persist a readahead rule on a mounted drive to use with mongodb. The mount is persisted using /etc/fstab and that works as expected. I have added a udev rule ACTION=="add", ...
0
votes
1answer
81 views

Group Policy Logon Script for Drive Mount is Executing but Not Applying

Thanks in advance for any assistance. I've been houding the internet for hours looking for answers and found many tips/items to note but nothing that has worked for me. Setup: Domain Controller = ...
1
vote
1answer
33 views

kpartx device to image mapping

I am using kpartx to map the paritions of an image file to device mapper. kpartx maps the image to one of the free loop devices, for example, /dev/loop0 Is there a way to query what image is mapped ...
0
votes
1answer
58 views

Loading a 9pnet kernel module to a linux kernel 3.16.6-tinycore64

I am trying to use 9p to mount a remote FS. The client machine is a tiny core linux machine. modprobe 9pnet says that module 9pnet cant be found at modules.dep How to add 9p kernel modules to the tiny ...
2
votes
1answer
39 views

Is it safe to remount to enable ACL?

I want to enable ACL on the server with CentOS. I get this error "operation not supported" while running setfacl command and I noticed that even there is ext4 with defaults options in fstab file that ...