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Questions tagged [mount]

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

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Mounts happening on boot, but not defined in /etc/fstab

On every boot, my machine (CentOS 7) mounts all these: # df -h Filesystem Size Used Avail Use% Mounted on /dev/sda1 30G 2.6G 28G 9% / devtmpfs 287M 0 287M 0% /dev ...
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How does mount use fstab to mount directories? [migrated]

A coworker asked me to help mount a shared Windows 10 folder in an Arch Linux guest using VirtualBox. The system had been set up by another coworker who was out to lunch. The folder to be shared was ...
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Can't read superblock on raid 5 array when trying to mount

After a power outage I'm having problems mounting my raid 5 array. I identified one drive that seem to be show errors in smartctl and removed that drive (I plan to replace this drive at a later date)....
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Mount NFS Share In Windows On Non-Standard Port

I have an NFS server on a Linux machine bound to a non-standard port. I can map it on another Linux machine using them command: mount -v -o port=$PORT $IP:/ /$MOUNTPOINT, but I can't seem to find any ...
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mount_smbfs ignores default file and directory permissions

I mount the remote folder on my MacOS client with: mount_smbfs -d 0774 -f 0774 //user@192.168.128.48/NAS /Volumes/NAS However, newly created files are still created with the default UNIX permissions....
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mount problems with keepalived, glusterfs and nfs-ganesha

I installed glusterfs, keepalived (using one VIP for both servers) and nfs-ganesha on two servers. So far, everything is working. But there is a problem when I try to mount from a third server: When ...
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How to get inotify working for bindfs?

Up to now I used this line in /etc/fstab: /home/ftp_user /home/app_user/mounts/ftp_user fuse.bindfs mirror=app_user 0 0 This works. The app_user can access the files of ftp_user like if the ...
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what are the differences between addr and mountaddr NFS mount options?

I realized that the /proc/mounts include some parameters which are not shown in the /etc/mtab file and by the mount command. For instance, mountaddr. In my Linux boxes both values addr and mountaddr ...
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Retry mount NFS share if failed

I have a NFS share that mounts from /etc/fstab, so that it mounts on boot. But if the NFS share isn't available on boot, how can I make it so that it retries until it can mount it?
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Read hostname from a secondary filesystem

I'm trying to customize a preinstalled Ubuntu image for VM instances. My idea was to add a secondary filesystem to /etc/fstab (let's call it /config) and then symlink all relevant config files to that ...
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Troubleshooting NFS mount RPC timeout issue

I have a NFS server up and running on 10.77.123.50. However, I get a RPC timeout when I try to mount this server. Background: Both server and client are on CentOS 7.4.1708. iptables is stopped on ...
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Mounting error on centos 7

I am trying to mount a volume on my centos 7 digital ocean server. When I try to do a mount -a I get this error. mount: /dev/sda: can't read superblock I can see the volume in /dev/disk/by-id/ with ...
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Centos 7 server isn't able to see fiber channel LUN SCSI devices

I have a Fiber channel connected via SCSI SAN that I am not able to see. I would like to be able to access these drives as if they were mounted. Perhaps the entire thing is I have no to little ...
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NFSv4 with Kerberos on Debian Stretch: only works if I run rpc.gssd -fvvv

After many (!!) evenings of trial and error, I've finally succeeded in getting NFSv4 to work with my existing krb5 setup. It however only works if I run rpc.gssd on the client manually (a few howto's ...
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how do i understand where a directory is mounted?

Ubuntu / DigitalOcean I have a drive that is almost full but I have mounted a storage device. But I can't tell if a particular directory is on the external device or not. I thought I mounted the ...
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Two separate drive setup and getting cannot import 'xxxxx': no such pool exists

I have a simple freeNAS setup (FreeNAS-9.10.2-U6 (561f0d7a1)) that accesses two independent drives, no mirroring. Have not really accessed the system in a while and after a power loss I needed to ...
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How to add more disk space to “/” folder centos

By check fdisk -l I see (more than 900 GB) fdisk -l Disk /dev/sda: 959.7 GB, 959656755200 bytes, 1874329600 sectors Units = sectors of 1 * 512 = 512 bytes Sector size (logical/physical): 512 ...
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Mount a new volume into a docker instance

I have a web site running in a docker instance. The site has a documents folder that needs more storage. So, I created a new volume on AWS. I can see it from the host with lsblk, like so: $ sudo ...
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In linux, determine if a block device is being used

I'm doing automation that will reformat a new disk and mount it. I want my automation to check and make sure the disk isn't in use so I don't break something that was already running (as happened to ...
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Boot hangs at Stopping Mount network filesystems

I recently applied the latest updates on Ubuntu 14.04 server by running sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get upgrade then restarted the server. Now it hangs on boot at this message * Stopping ...
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Bind multiple directories of one drive to multiple directories of another single mounted drive?

I have SSD and HDD hard drives on server. SSD mounted to / HDD mounted to /mnt/ I have 20 (planning more) sites with 5-20 GB content each. I want to store /home/user/domain1.com/ to SSD ...
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Stack trace of mount command shows File not found error

When I run a program, I am getting a mount error: [root@host ~]# ip vrf exec wan1 /usr/sbin/ssh root@1.2.3.4 Failed to mount cgroup2: No such file or directory I know my kernel supports cgroup2: [...
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Mount a partition from a VM disk ZFS snapshot in FreeNAS

I have a KVM image running on a Zvol in linux that is a block device containing an ext4 partition. It is snapshotted regularly and pushed to a FreeNAS box for backup. If I ever need to recover a ...
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pam_mount home directories over cifs, sssd and Bionic Beaver

I've configured a Ubuntu Bionic Beaver client to authenticate against a Samba ADS (Zentyal), using sssd. This guide was more or less all it took to get there. EDIT: see my answer to get a quote of the ...
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Automount LDAP home folders in client machines

I have created couple of users on my ldap, and setup a couple of ubuntu ldap client machines, where users can login with their accounts. I now want to share their home folders and make it centralised ...
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CIFS mounts (autofs) with noatime option no longer working

I have a backup script that runs overnight, to backup the files on an NAS. The shares on the NAS are mounted using autofs. Since this is primarily a windows network, the shares are (well, were) ...
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mounting CIFS just hangs no verbose output

I unmounted our shared drive in order to debug some immutable files and it's not allowing a mount back (even after a reboot and the entry has been there for years in the fstab file). I'm trying to do ...
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EBS volume unmounted after EC2 instance type change

I have an EC2 instance running mongo, with data stored on a separate EBS device. I decided to change EC2 instance type, and when I restarted I did not see the disk anymore, so I had to mount again. ...
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Mount options for a deep-learning workstation [closed]

So, my university advisor assigned me to setup a deep-learning workstation in our laboratory to do some research. But it's my first contact with linux and system administration and I'm feeling a bit ...
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How to mount an NTFS drive on a Linux VM on Google Compute Engine

Some of my data is on a drive that a Windows VM used, but I'd rather continue my work under a flavor of Linux. What is the foolproof way to mount this drive if it was formatted with an NTFS file ...
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Virtualbox disk in CentOS mount/format issue

I mounted a second (VDI Virtualbox fixed size) disk to CentOS. Both disks are now ± 100GB. CentOS is complaining my disk is full, when I had a look it looks like I didn't use the second disk, but ...
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Ubuntu 18.04 - Mount NFS with FQDN not resolving address

Trying to mount /home directories to a NFS share. SERVERURL:/nfstest /home nfs vers=4,proto=tcp,intr,bg,rdirplus 0 0 However, in syslog it says that it cannot resolve the address. I'...
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Apache server has problems mounting cifs

I am developing an intranet web app that aids windows user to download lots of data from a samba share to their local machines (also sharing directories with samba). The scenario looks like this: ...
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Are Kerberos service tickets cached by mount.cifs or kernel?

When mounting a CIFS share using krbr5i and destroying my Kerberos tickets with kdestroy afterwards its still possible to mount other shares on the same server. How is this possible? Doesn't mount....
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LDAP authentication NFS home mount with local login

I have a configuration that normally user home is automatically mounted after ldap authentication. What I want to learn is how can I mount ldap authenticated nfs home of a user with local login? Is ...
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NFS Mount hostname listed as something different from what was entered

Assume there exists a nfs server foo1. A client machine contains a hosts file with the following entry 172.168.1.2 foo1 foo2 foo3 which points to that server and a few aliases. Also assume that /...
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Does “mount /mnt/mountpoint” in a script use the settings for that mountpoint that are in fstab?

I have a backup system that uses mounts that are put in place in fstab. I had a failure today because the mount was not there. I want to have my script check for the mount, then mount if it is not ...
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Mount wp-content folder with gcsfuse

How do I mount a wp-content folder (wordpress) so the permissions stay in place and the web server can serve the files from the sub directory? Problem I am facing are: gcsfuse bucketname /var/www/...
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Bind mount - different results on CentOS 6 and CentOS 7

I'm mounting couple of directories (bind mount) in a chroot environment, but they behave differently on CentOS 6 and 7 - exactly the same commands. Example: I have my chroot env in /chroot/base. ...
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Alpine Linux - root mounted as ro iso9660 filesystem how can I remount as rw overlay? [closed]

The root filesystem is an iso9660 mount. / # mount |grep iso /dev/sr0 on / type iso9660 (ro,relatime) Is there a way to remount root, using aufs in order that I can install packages, compile code, ...
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How to put “remount” option in Linux autofs configuration?

As I am setting up a chroot environment, users can only read some drives. I need to remount some mount point as read-only partition. "remount" is necessary to make the already mounted partition as ...
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Why /proc has nosuid on Ubuntu

I notice /proc and /dev is mounted differently on ubuntu than other linux distribution as follows: Ubuntu: udev on /dev type devtmpfs (rw,nosuid,relatime,size=4079136k,nr_inodes=1019784,mode=755) ...
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While accessing Fuse mounted Storage bucket, its showing 403 Forbidden Error

I have a google cloud project. In that project. I have a VM instance. I mounted uploads folder with Google Cloud Storage bucket using fuse. While mounting I get an error like this, Using mount point:...
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problems mounting curlftpfs

I am attempting to mount an FTPS connection but am not having much success in getting it to automatically mount. I am using AWS Linux. I can get it working from the command line with: curlftpfs <...
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NFS Share with changing disks mounted/umounted every day

I am having problem with a backup solution for a small company. Outline One NFS Share (on a linux server in network) 5 HDDs (Mon - Fri) Need to change them every day (attached via USB-Docking-...
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mount + verify disk status + disk isnt read/write

Friends and colleagues, We check the sdb disk to see if this is rw but we get "ew", what is the meaning of that? mount | grep sdb /dev/sdb on /montoptree/sdb type ext4 (ew,noatime, data=ordered) I ...
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Mount NFS volume on Windows 10 Pro (inside Active Directory)

I'm having a hard time mounting a FreeNAS NFS volume on Windows 10 inside my personal AD network with write permissions (read only works). I have added AnonymousUid, AnonymousGid registry values ...
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Partition mounted and unmounted simultaneously

Edit: Narrowed this down to virtfs mounts. To jump to the question, mount says the partition is already mounted and umount says that the partition is already unmounted, and fsck agrees with mount. ...
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“Mount error 13” on CIFS connection w/o Domain Admin

Scenario I have following clients in my network: Quartz I2S scanner with embedded Linux firmware Windows client (not domain-joined) for comparison These will be trying to access a network share on ...
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Mount / Home directory quota wrong person

I have a user report to me that he is receiving another users quota information. We are using Mount to map home drives for the users as they login it grabs the LDAP information and mounts their ...