Mount is the process of making available to the computer a new file system device, like a disk drive or a network share.

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Add user permission for /media/myDrive directory

I'm using RaspberryPi and Raspbian distribution. Additionally I have installed Kodi and set it up to auto start. I have problems with setting permission to /media/myDrive directory. It's because od ...
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How to mount windows share on linux with specific credentials and specific linux user ownership?

I have linux user lUser (uid=123) that is in the group lGroup (guid=145). I have windows user wUser that has full access to the share. I want to automount that share on linux machine and give lUser ...
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Mount Remote Share without fuse / alternatives for SSHFS

I am running Ubuntu on a Virtual Server (1and1). The host does not provide the Kernel mod Fuse, which is the reason I cannot use SSHFS to Mount the remote directory locally. Does anyone know how to ...
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How to reach a WEBDAV mount in a NFS4 export

I have a WEBDAV mountpoint to a remote server, the according user mountable directory is created in a directory, which i export via NFS4. Browsing the mounted share directory on a workstation (Debian ...
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Trouble using command prompt to mount a network drive

when I tried to mount the drive with the following command: net use x:\\folder\Sharename I get the following error: "System error 67 has occurred the network name cannot be found" when I try ...
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I can't mount an ISO in Windows Server 2012

When I try to mount an ISO on Windows Server 2012 I get a message that states "Sorry, there was a problem mounting the file"... and that's it. I Googled a bunch, and every answer to this question I ...
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VirtualBox: Windows 7 inside Windows 7: cannot mount shared folder: system error code 53

I have imported a Windows 7 virtual machine into Oracle VirtualBox 5.0.6 running on Windows 7. I have installed guest additions and logged in as Administrator. I have created a automount shared folder ...
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Mac OS X login mount at a specific location

On Mac OS X it is possible to mount a drive on login. Is it possible to control the mount location via this method, or must a script be used?
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“Unable to find or create a directory of the trash” on NTFS partition

I use RFRemix, desctop XFCE4 ]$ uname -a Linux localhost.localdomain 3.17.4-302.fc21.x86_64 #1 SMP Thu Dec 4 19:12:43 UTC 2014 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux When I try to delete from NTFS ...
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Startup Oracle Database with an NFS mount

I currently have an Oracle Database which works just fine on 1 server. I want to share the folder which contains its' control file to another server via an NFS mount. However when mounted I get ...
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“Mount” for .ISO's disappeared from context menu

I have Windows 10 and when right clicking on .ISO files there is usually "Mount" as an option. But when I installed Nero Burning Room, "Mount" disappeared from the context menu. How can I add it ...
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enabling shared folders in VMware Workstation 9 on Ubuntu Server 14.04

I'm trying to enable a shared folder. The issue is I can't get the guest to recognize the share and mount it. Following this guide I executed mount -t vmhgfs .host:/share /homt/user1/share after ...
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How to get rid of the write permission on the mounted cifs storage from users?

A disk array is mounted by sudo mount -t cifs REMOTE_DIR MNT_DIR -o username=admin,password=xxx But all the mounted contents are under mode 0777, that means everyone can change and delete the files. ...
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How do I access contents of mountpoint directory before mount without unmounting?

I'm running a linux server and have an encrypted partition. After a reboot, I manually log into the server, enter the passphrase and mount it at /home. Is there a way to access the content of /home ...
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Reattaching remote servers: no such file or directory in terminal

I'm using the Connect to Server tool to mount a remote drive. I'm able to access this via Terminal at /Volumes/REMOTE. If I unmount and remount the same connection however, my existing terminal ...
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Linux + AD + mount = problems writing files

I have 2 Linux servers + 1 Active Directory There's a NFS disk mounted from the Linux 2 to Linux 1. Users can access and write files from their Windows session on directories of Linux 1, and on ...
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How to mount debian installer (UDF) on OSX?

The current net-installer disk image for debian (debian-8.2.0-amd64-netinst.iso) uses a UDF file-system that is incompatible with mount_udf or hdiutil on OSX (Yosemite). How can I mount the disk ...
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Any PORTABLE application to open Active@ Disk Image Backup File (ADI)

Recently I formatted & reinstalled my Windows System. Before that taken back-up of whole 'C' Drive (using AOMEI Backupper,free backup software) to an ADI extension file. There is option to mount ...
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How to mount Azure File share to support Symlinks on Azure file share with Ubuntu 14.04

I need to use the Azure file share for deployments with Capistrano, the problem is that I don't seem to be able to create symlinks on the disk, which mounts as SMB. I'm mounting the File Share on a ...
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Cygwin mounted drive not accessible from remote machine

I have a mounted share drive l: on a Windows 7 64 bit machine I will call box1. In Cygwin on box1, I type mount and the mounted drive shows up correctly as L: on /cygdrive/l type ntfs (binary). When ...
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Files dissappeared after remounting NTFS partition. Why?

I was trying to login my Ubuntu 14.04, but after entering password, I wasn't able to see any icons or dash. I had faced this issue before and I knew the solution as well. The issue was that my Ubuntu ...
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How to back docker graph directory onto host?

I have a Win 7 32-bit host with Vagrant + Virtualbox. I kick off a trusty 64-bit VM and install docker. I notice some pulls take a long time, so I want to back the docker graph directory ...
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Copy drive A to drive B on mount

I need some help with the problem of an automatic copy from drive A --> drive B. I want to detect a drive on mount as A - 1st mounted drive is A, as source drive. Detect the 2nd mounted drive as B - ...
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Bash Script for mounting share and starting rsync

There is a need to migrate data from one server to another as we begin decommissioning the first server; the first server is an OS X 10.9.5 machine. I would like to devise a script that, when ...
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How do I mount in Linux such that everyone or certain people can write to it?

First off, this is not a duplicate question: mine is broader than the others and all of the answers deal with the umask option, which only works with VFAT drives. I have a lot of virtual machines on ...
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Mount Windows partition with read-write permission if possible

I'm looking for equivalent of -errors={continue|remount-ro|panic} option which is available for i.a. mount.nfs4 but not for the mount.ntfs. I need it to mount Windows 10 partition (via /etc/fstab) ...
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partition being mounted as noexec, not fstab, what else can it be?

I have one partition being mounted as noexec. It shows on the mount output, but there is nothing on fstab to do that. Where is the noexec coming from? my fstab: ...
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Force media to be mounted to /dev/sr1 instead of /dev/sr0

I would like to be able to have the first device that I mount to a linux host be /dev/sr1 instead of /dev/sr0. I am trying to script installing IBM’s SVC. There installer is hardcoded to expect the ...
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Translate permissions with as sshfs remote mount?

I have two computers on a network, call these Q and X. I want to mount via sshfs X:/ to Q:/mnt/X. So to do this I use: user@Q $ sudo sshfs root:X/ /mnt/X This successfully mounts it and allows the ...
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Remove static automount folder in Mac OS X 10.10.3

I have a strange apparently unused automount with nfs configured which I cannot remove. Probably, I mis-configured something when trying to set up LDAP or Kerberos a long while ago. Nothing special ...
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Automount external drives as readonly in openelec

I wanto to make sure that every time, I plug in an external harddisk to my raspberry pie with openelec, it is mounted readonly. I tried putting this rule KERNEL=="sd*", SUBSYSTEMS=="usb", ...
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Mount image of unknown filesystem

I have an image of a filesystem that I'm trying to mount. Unfortunately I have no idea what filesystem is in it. I'll show you what I have done so far. root@vagrant-ubuntu-trusty-64:/vagrant# file ...
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Mounting HFS+ partition on Arch Linux

I'm having some problems with mounting an hfs+ partition on Arch Linux. When I run sudo mount -t hfsplus /dev/sda2 /mnt/mac I get this error: mount: wrong fs type, bad option, bad superblock on ...
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File permissions using nfs-mounted vfat disk

I'm trying to get full access to a disk on a home server. On the server a raspberry pi with debian, there's only one user, "pi", with root privileges. On the client, an ubuntu machine, I have two ...
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tcplay: cannot write to mounted volume

Background I set up a TrueCrypt volume in Windows that I want to write to in Linux. It is a file within a hard drive I have mounted to a directory: drwx------ 1 user user 20K Aug 18 02:53 hdd/. I ...
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How can I run a script at boot time right when the disks are mounted?

Note: I'm not asking about running a service (or whatever) when booting is completed (I know how to do that). Background System boots from an SDCard, which has the full system on it. Attached to it ...
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curlftpfs ftps mounting drive at boot

I'm trying to mount a ftps folder to my local server. in /etc/fstab I have curlftpfs#url.domain.com:990 /media/ftp fuse ...
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Explaining to systemd that /var is symlinked to /home/var

Suppose an installation of Debian unstable, using systemd for init, with two filesystem partitions, / and /home. Suppose further that, for reasons to do with the physical disks, I have moved the ...
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How to mount a drive in a running FreeDOS?

I'm currently using FreeDOS to load USB stick content to a virtual drive. The connected HDD won't get a drive letter, as it is simply not formatted. After that, I'm using Drive Snapshot to fill the ...
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mount --bind /tmp /var/tmp not mounting in debian 7

I have some issue with mount --bind /tmp /var/tmp. After I run this command, I edit /etc/fstab file and add line: /tmp /var/tmp none bind 0 0 But when I run command /bin/mount -v 2>/dev/null to ...
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Cannot mount or move Virtual Hard Disk .vhdx file

I created a .vhdx file using disk2vhd from sysinternals, but I'm unable to use it. The virtual machine in Hyper-V won't start. I can't mount it either. I t gives me the following error even though I ...
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change “cache” name to “backup”

I have a Debian server, my partition /dev/sda6 (which has a lot of space left) is mounted on /cache. I want to use this partition for file backup. I want to change the name of /cache to /backup. When ...
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How to make ISOLINUX loaded RAMDisk writeable?

I'm currently using ISOLINUX to create a bootable MS-DOS 6.22 image in the RAM. This is working pretty well! I can stuff the folders CDROOT and isolinux in this setup and then create a new ISO with ...
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Mount a Linux folder in Windows

To mount a Windows folder in Linux, I can just mount //<server>/<file> <location> cifs -o user=<user> How can I do the reverse -- Get a Linux folder on my Windows dekstop, ...
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How to create an ISO image that is mountable with Windows?

I have a directory of 1 TB with thousands of small files on ext3 filesystem. Now I want to put it all in an ISO image and send it to Windows with NTFS filesystem. I wonder whether I will be able to ...
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External HDD Could not be Mount in Centos

I have an Transcend HDD in NTFS file system. By mistake I unmount it from centos. After this i am not able to connect it again. Now it is not showing icon for it. Please help me, how to again mount ...
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Unable to mount SD card

I'm not sure this is a right forum to post this question. However, I have this SD card I'm trying to mount on my linux machine. It always gives me mount /dev/sdb mount/ mount: no medium found on ...
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How do I get access to the file system of a stopped AWS instance (virtual machine)?

Issue: I have an AWS t2.micro (virtual machine) instance (name:webserver) set up with Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. The instance is unusable due to a configuration file that I edited improperly and saved. I ...
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mount point is not a directory

I am trying to mount a directory from a local desktop in my home network. The computer exporting the nfs share is named jarvis and the nfs client is named marvin. On marvin, I run showmount -e jarvis, ...
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Harddisk not mounting: not recognized under Devices - Ubuntu

I am using Ubuntu 14.04 desktop computer. According to my code I mounted my harddrive and then copy a file in it. I also use 2 USB for this copy operation. Today I got into trouble. Firstly one of ...