My external USB drive failed. I made a .dmg image file of the drive using disk utility. Later I was not able to mount the .dmg image. I used terminal
hdiutil attach -noverify -nomount name.dmg diskutil list diskutil mountDisk /dev/disk4
then received the following message:
Volume(s) mounted successfully
However, I cant see the drive or access its contents through Finder. Disk Utility shows the drive as ghost but I still cant mount it using diskutility.
Terminal tells me that the drive is mounted and constantly shows it in the
pwd is not the mounted
.dmg image. I don't know how to enter into the mounted image drive to see its contents. So in case what I said sounds like I see the files in the mounted image no this is not the case. I do not know how to access or even change the pwd within Terminal. I was hoping to see the mounted drive through Finder but I do not see that.
So I need help as to how to find a way to access the mounted image drive if it was really mounted.
Terminal says that it was and it shows it under
diskutil list as a
Can someone please help me access the files on this drive?