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Cannot run diskutil, sudo or not

I cannot run diskutil on my brand new Retina Macbook Pro 2012. When I try to run it, (including sudo), the terminal says "command not found". I looked in usr/bin and usr/sbin and could not find ...
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Recover from botched full disk encryption using FileVault2

I decided to enable full disk encryption using FileVault2 in OSX Mountain Lion, but near the end of the encryption process, I get a message telling me that it failed, and that I should disable and ...
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Mysterious “media” volume mounted on desktop Mac OS X

I have a mysterious volume mounted on my desktop that I can't seem to forcibly unmount. I've tried using umount and also diskutil, but it seems to automatically remount itself. I've copied my hdd with ...
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What can I do when I get a “Cannot Allocate Memory” error after restoring a disk image?

I've downloaded Mac OS X Mountain Lion today and wanted to backup the installation image to a USB drive for later. I've created a new empty partition of at least 8 GB size on the external drive using ...
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External USB hard drive acting like internal drive

The power went out and my external hard drive got pretty messed up. After several repair attempts I gave up and tried formatting the thing. I wasn't watching, but I believe Disk Utility hung on ...