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Mount a second ssd drive on centos - How can I figure out which is the unused drive? [migrated]

I need to mount my secound ssd drive to /home2. I already created the folder /home2 - Now, how can i figure out which is the unused drive ? Is this /dev/sda or sdb ? What is the exactly thing i`ve to ...
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CentOS remount a used disk [closed]

I have a used disk full of video files which is 1TB in size and is mounted on /usr/local/nginx/html. I want to remount it on /disk1 for naming purposes. If I remount it would the files still be ...
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Where is linux automount's config?

I have a centos box, it has some NFS mounts. I'm trying to figure out these NFS filesystems get mounted. And I figured out if I rename /usr/sbin/automount to some else name, after reboot the box, ...
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Should I use mount or autofs?

I have NFS shares on a file server that I would like to mount on a web server. For example, a music streamer web application (subsonic) would be hosted on the web server and stream music files ...
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1answer
870 views

CentOS thinks Disk is busy, can't mount or fsck

I'm a longtime user, and first time question submitter. I've spent a full day searching this and many other sites for a solution, but I must resort to requesting assistance to resolve my situation. ...
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“Network Error - 53” while trying to mount NFS share in Windows Server 2008 client

CentOS | Windows 2008 I've got a CentOS 5.5 server running nfsd. On the Windows side, I'm running Windows Server 2008 R2 Enterprise. I have the "Files Services" server role enabled and both Client ...
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1answer
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Re-mounting root partition on a live server

We've got a handful of apache/PHP/mysql servers running here, and I've noticed that not one of them have the noatime option specified in any of their fstabs. Given that the PHP applications running on ...
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1answer
44 views

How to mount Soft RAID in centOS

My dedicated server crashes. I've rebooted it in rescue mode and want to mount to see the log and/or fix the boot file. I've CentOS and soft RAID. How do I mount soft RAID? Following are the details: ...
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1answer
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NFS not working on bonded NFS interface - mount.nfs: No such device

We have an error message when trying to mount NFS on a RHEL server. NFS works fine on all our other servers, but not on 2 freshly kickstarted servers with the error "mount.nfs: No such device". ...
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Why is mount is forcing me to specify -t ext4 for one partition, but not the other?

I have two very similar partitions, /dev/sdb1 (labeled 'bigb') and /dev/sdc1 (labeled 'bigc'). I used to be able to mount both of them using mount -n -L bigX /mnt/donottouch/localX (with X being b or ...
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EXT4-fs error after mounting an OS and changing files

I mounted a VPS guest OS and changed a file. Then I umounted it and started the guest OS. But I got error messages during booting: EXT4-fs error (device vda1): mb_free_blocks: double-free of inode 0's ...
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1answer
252 views

What's the best way to mount a file share for a CentOS-based webserver?

I use CentOS with Apache and PHP5 to make web development servers. Files (html, php, js, etc...) are located on a network file share (SMB) : So, basically, developpers work on Windows workstations ...
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1answer
73 views

updating shadow file in a KVM guest in a mounted system

I have a KVM guest that I need to reset the password. If I use 'virsh console' to access the guest account, I'm able to update the shadow file with a new hash line like ...
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How to configure Multiple diskless clients with CentOS6.4?

I need to boot multiple hosts from the same nfs server. to prepare I use: yum -y groupinstall "Base" "Server Platform" --installroot=/var/lib/tftpboot/cos6.4/root/ my tftp configuration is: vi ...
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1answer
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How to set permissions for a CIFS mount with autofs?

I've set up a CIFS mount on my CentOS 6.4 server with autofs : File /etc/auto.mnt : Photos ...
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1answer
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Azure Cent OS Unmounts my data Drive

I have a Cent OS VM instance running on Windows Azure. I have a 1TB data drive mounted to that VM to hold an application's database files. Every week or so at inconsistent intervals, my database ...
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2answers
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/tmp used 100% where is files?

On Centos 6.3 server I noticed that /tmp has no longer free space to store files. [root@]# df -h Filesystem Size Used Avail Use% Mounted on /dev/mapper/vg0-lv_root ...
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Should we mount with data=writeback and barrier=0 on ext3?

We've been running a server on a VM at a hosting company, and have just signed up for a dedicated host (AMD Opteron 3250, 4 cores, 8GB RAM, 2 x 1TB in software RAID, ext3). While running performance ...
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1answer
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Using a HDD and an SSD for /home/username folder on CentOS server

I have a server running CentOS 6.3 installed on a 2TB HDD. I also have a 250GB SSD. My aim for this setup is to have low IO applications run in /home/username folder stored on the HDD but also allow ...
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1answer
589 views

Mounting MS DFS on CentOS [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Mount a Windows DFS Namespace in Linux We have a domain-based DFS namespace that refers to redundant (replicated) file servers shares. With Windows client, failing over ...
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290 views

Unable to mount samba share

I'm using CentOS 5 and I'm trying to mount a share, but I continuously receive the same error. mount error: cifs filesystem not supported by the system mount error(19): No such device I have samba ...
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2answers
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Automount vfat (w95 fat32 LBA) on Centos

I'm trying to mount an USB flash drive formatted as w95 fat32 LBA (as reported by dmesg) under Centos. I can easily mount it using the mount command: mount /dev/sdx1 /media/mydrive -t vfat But it ...
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Mount CIFS Host is down

I have an issue with a mount point that was previously configured. It shows the folder, but the mount is missing and holds "?" values for size, permissions, etc. So I tried to remount using cifs and ...
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1answer
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Configuring ACL on CentOS

I'm attempting to configure the following things via an ACL on CentOS 6: Allow UserX to mount any directory without sudo Allow UserX ability to edit /etc/fstab without sudo Having never configured ...
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CentOS: Mount without sudo

Is there a way to mount within CentOS 6.3 e.g. mount /mnt/a /mnt/b or mount /mnt/b (for /mnt/b in /etc/fstab), without the requirement of using the sudo command?
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Mount Windows share via CIFS in CentOS not working (but smbclient does)

I'm a bit frustrated...I'm trying to mount a windows share via CIFS in CentOS 6.3, but it's not working: mount -v -t cifs -o credentials=/data/conf/credentials/fileserver //10.0.1.200/projects ...
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1answer
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Centos - fstab - mount keeps changing

I've had this linux machine running for a few years now, no problems etc. Very happy. Last night I did some updates and when I booted up this morning my dual screens were screwy so I updated the ...
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1answer
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How do I mount a raid disk

So I screwed up my grub.conf file on a CentOS system and I'm in recovery right now (it's only a test dedicated server). My disks are /dev/sda1 and /dev/sdb1 (RAID 1). Now I need to mount /dev/sda1 and ...
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1answer
540 views

Mounted NFS directory not writable by Apache / PHP

Need some help here with NFS. Here's what I have (all servers running CentOS 5.6 with SELinux): 172.17.20.1 - Primary server with static IP. Varnish redirects requests to the web servers. 172.17.20.2 ...
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1answer
74 views

Bind mount points populating very quickly

I've got more and more bind mount points: http://pastebin.com/susp4ryL ls -l /dev/root lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root 8 mar 7 19:24 /dev/root -> /dev/md1 How to fix this ? It really slows down yum. ...
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1answer
508 views

USB stick unmounts itself, becomes unavailable ?!

On Centos 6, I am trying to copy some files from a Fat32 stick. I do a "fdisk -l" then take that name and mount it with this command: mount /dev/sdb1 /mnt/usb I see the files there (I didnt count ...
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1answer
2k views

VirtualBox: vboxsf filesystem wrongly detected as readonly?

I have VirtualBox (Windows XP host) running a CentOS 6.0 virtual machine, with one shared folder. Here is the list of mounted devices: [root@localhost ~]# mount -l ... www on /media/sf_www type ...
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2answers
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/dev/dvd is missing on my centos 6

I just installed a minimal centos 6 through a usb dvd writer. It worked fine. But now I can't mount the dvd writer. I can't even found the /dev/dvd device. I guess a drivers is missing, but how do I ...
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1answer
636 views

Mounting CIFS filesystems: error -1 opening credential file

I'm trying to permanently mount a windows server share via fstab and netfs on a CentOS 5.x box. I can successfully mount and access the share via the following command: mount.cifs ...
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388 views

I can't umount a partition on Centos

I had a drive fail of sorts. Now when I try to umount it is says the device is busy despite the device not being in /dev/ Any ideas how I can umount it.
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Creating more space for MySQL with new mount

I'm using a cloud CentOS 5 instance and I realized that I left the default partitioning in the beginning. Everything on / is mounted already on hda that is about 10GB. The other drive (sda) is about ...
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1answer
374 views

CentOS Disks and Mounts

I have a web server and I'm confused about how the disk space has been allocated by the company I'm renting it, a dedicated one with a simple RAID mirror at 500Gb. Here is the output of df-h ...
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1answer
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CentOS: What does the mount-Command and why is it necessary before setfacl

I need to use the setfacl-command for the first time. On centos.org they say, that you first need to mount the file (http://www.centos.org/docs/5/html/Deployment_Guide-en-US/ch-acls.html). What does ...
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Partition and mount my secondary hard drive on CentOS 5.5 64bit?

I am trying to prepare my second hard drive for user image uploads. Here is the current layout: # sudo parted /dev/sda print Model: ATA WDC WD2500KS-00M (scsi) Disk /dev/sda: 250GB Sector size ...
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CENTOS 5 - How do I mount a drive from one server to the other on the network?

I have two dedicated servers both running CENTOS 5. Both can connect using a local IP to one another. I need one server to have direct file access to certain directories on the other server. Is ...
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1answer
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Edit stage2.img

I need to edit the stage2.img file to fix a glitch where kickstart wont allow you to select network or hostname options. But I cant for the life of me get the damn thing mounted. mount -o loop,ro -t ...
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1answer
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How do I install mount.cifs on CentOS 5.5 64 bit?

What package installs mount.cifs?
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Mount --bind persistence over reboot

I'm having trouble finding an answer for this question Does mount --bind persist over reboot? On my CentOS it looks like it doesn't, so I've placed apropriate mount --bind calls in rc.local. How ...
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How do you re-mount an ext3 fs readwrite after it gets mounted readonly from a disk error?

Its a relatively common problem when something goes wrong in a SAN for ext3 to detect the disk write errors and remount the filesystem read-only. Thats all well and good, only when the SAN is fixed ...
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1answer
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cPanel Virtfs won't umount

Anyone have any experience with virtfs on cPanel servers? I can't seem to get them to unmount, as they say they are already unmounted: [root@Server ~]# cat /proc/mounts | grep user /dev/root ...
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1answer
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How do I resize mounts on my CentOS VM?

I'm running VMWare Fusion on my Mac, and just created a new VM for CentOS 5.3. I have pre-allocated 20GB of space for this VM. Here are the / and /home mounts on my machine. There are others but ...
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3answers
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CentOS 5 - Unable to resolve addresses for NFS mounts during boot

I have a few servers running CentOS 5.3, and am trying to get 2 NFS mount-points to mount automatically on boot. I added 2 lines similar to the following to fstab: server1:/path1 ...
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3answers
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CentOS Stop CD-ROM from mounting at boot

How can I stop CentOS 5.3 from trying to mount my CD-ROM drives during boot? What will it affect if I disable it? Will my USB Drives still automount? Additional Information There is no entries in ...
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2answers
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CIFS Volume mounting problem

When I ran this command mount -t cifs //192.168.10.1/ycw /mnt -o rw,user=testuser,password=testpass I got mount error 112 "Host is Down" when tried to do directory mount from Debian machine to ...
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3answers
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Problem mounting an NFS drive using autofs on CentOS5.3

I'm having a lot of difficulty with this seemingly simple problem. All I want to do is mount an NFS directory over a private network. I've checked the exportfs from the exporting side and it is ...