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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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Docker volume has permissions of Docker host user, not container user

I just moved my work data from a partition with Ubuntu to a partition with Fedora (more space). I'm running a container where the container-user is root and the Docker-host-user is me (id=1000, gid=...
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Samsung T7 SSD won't mount - Windows10

Have a new Samsung T7 SSD with the fingerprint security feature. For a while now I have had an issue whereby it automatically unmounts from the desktop after a random period of time. A bit of ...
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Mount overlay file system over root in linux [duplicate]

I want to mount an overlay filesystem over the root folder. My commands are: mkdir -p merged upper work sudo mount -t overlay ovr -o index=off -o lowerdir=\,upperdir=upper,workdir=work merged I get ...
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How to mount overlay filesystem over root folder in linux?

I want to mount an overlay filesystem over the root folder. My commands are: mkdir -p merged upper work sudo mount -t overlay ovr -o index=off -o lowerdir=\,upperdir=upper,workdir=work merged I get ...
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XFS: wrong fs type, bad option, bad superblock

My AWS Linux 2 instance boot drive is snapshotted daily. I'd like to mount one of the snapshots to my instance to review changes I've made in /etc. I created a volume based on the snapshot, ...
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NFS Permission Denied when mounting from WSL

I'm trying to mount a NFS folder in WSL2 Ubuntu 20.04 sudo mount singularity:/srv/Storage /mnt/storage -v But it gives me an error mount.nfs: access denied by server while mounting singularity:/srv/...
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Mount APFS on Ubuntu Error while using apfs-fure

I have an apfs disk with some information that I need to access on my desktop. I am using Ubuntu 20.04 and I have looked to this article to find all the steps I need to be able to do this (https://...
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How to create an 1:1 image of an unencrypted mounted partition?

I am currently doing a forensic research on android. I am interested in the userdata partition, which is usually encrypted (i did not found a way to disable the file-based encryption on Android 10/11 ...
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unable to mount CD rom drive

i am using CentOS 7 on vmware esxi host, when i tried to install vmware tools or mount any media on the cdrom it does not show up in linux machine, cdrom does not have any entry in /dev [root@...
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Is there a way to preserve persistent device mappings (not drive letters) for USB removable drives in Windows?

This is not a duplicate of Is there any way to force Windows to map inserted USB drives using the first available drive letter?. I am not asking about assignment of USB drives to drive letters, but ...
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How to mount a zfs clone

Based on this instructions I should be able to make a clone of a zfs volume using commands like so: $ sudo zfs snapshot -r zfs/logs/test@tmp-1236 $ sudo zfs clone zfs/logs/test@tmp-1236 zfs/logs/test-...
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MacOS 12.3.1 bless folder as bootable snapshot

I just updated my apple silicon mac to 12.3.1. Before I used to be able to delete system apps by mounting an apfs drive by using the following command: sudo mount -o nobrowse -t apfs /dev/disk3s1 ~/...
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How to mount HD with ISO UDF volume in Windows

Under Linux I can create an ISO image with UDF filesystem, using K3b for instance. Then I can copy such ISO image to the hard disk, using dd command for instance. Connecting such preapared hard disk ...
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How to mount a cifs Partition for docker-compose?

I want docker-compose to mount one of the volumes to a mounted CIFS partition. I used the seafile docker-compose file and changed the volumes to ... db: ... volumes: - /mnt/nas_share/...
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Drive /dev/sda with a swap file in WSL2

As NotTheDr01ds mentioned in this answer, /dev/sda in WSL2 is a virtual drive which Windows creates to store a swap file shared between WSL instances. But it isn't mounted by default when instance ...
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Can’t see files in encrypted drive when mounting it in EndevourOS

Using Linux Mint I encrypted a 500 GB Kingston SSD drive with LUKS. But I changed the operating system in my machine to EndevourOS (an Arch distro). I can mount my drive through the File Manager, ...
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How to use nfs to mount my LAN disk into cloud server?

I have two machine. one is in my LAN, which dont have public ip(cant access if not in my ethernet). the other is a cloud server(aws), which can provide me a public ip address. So, i can use autossh to ...
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Why do I get permission denied when mounting drive as root?

I am trying to mount a USB drive on my Linux computer. But whenever I try to mount it gives me this error: root@penguin:~/drives# mount /dev/bus/usb/001/002 drive1 mount: /root/drives/drive1: ...
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New external drive already slow to mount and to read/write

I just bought a 5TB Seagate STJL5000400 external USB hard drive. It takes at least 20 seconds to mount before being available to browse folders in the file manager and writing / reading is so slow. I ...
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Using iptables inside an unprivileged (rootless/fakeroot) network namespace results in permission error with `/run/xtables.lock`

I'm using unshare to create an unprivileged network namespace: unshare -Unr This gives us a network namespace that should be capable of using iptables. However upon running it: iptables -L We get: ...
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How do I restrict drive access from Windows Subsystem for Linux WSL with Ubuntu

I would like to set up WSL (Ubuntu) in such a way that the root user in WSL doesn't have access to all the drives in windows. Ideally they're able to do everything within the linux world, but aren't ...
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NTFS with UserMapping under Debian (LMDE 5)

I've a dual boot system with Windows 10 and LMDE 5. I'd like to setup file permissions correctly when mounting windows NTFS partitions. The .NTFS-3G/UserMapping was created correctly. When using sudo ...
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How to unmount a mountpoint I mounted with FUSE earlier, after `sshfs` process is gone?

I used sshfs example.com:/path/to/remote/directory foobar to successfully mount a remote directory at a mountpoint I created with mkdir foobar (I own the directory). But the mounting was done on a ...
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cyclic dependencies with mount points, NFS shares and symlinks

As storage capacity is almost reached, I need to move the contents of the DOCUMENT_ROOT directory to a new disk. As it is quite difficult to change the directory, I just would like to use the /var/www ...
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Linux mounts ext4 external drive read only

My laptop has two operating systems, Windows 11 and Arch Linux. I have a external 4TB HDD formatted to ext4. When I go into Windows, I normally disconnect the external drive, but not always because I ...
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Linux in QEMU / UTM VM: davfs2 mount works but has root access only

Using a Macbook M1 running Ubuntu 20.04 (arm64) under UTM virtualizer (is QEMU based) works fine, but I cannot access the host file system. I shared a host folder using the UTM interface and that ...
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How do you configure Windows Subsystem for Linux 2 (WSL2) to use fstab to automatically mount a Windows Network File Share?

I'm trying to mount a windows share (SMB/CIFS) using a Debian 10 linux distribution running on Windows 10's Subsystem for Linux using fstab to automount on startup. My software specs are OS: Windows ...
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What if I mount two drives in the same dir

What happens if I accidentally mount two storage devices in the same dir? Sometimes when I work with multiple drives and constantly mount and unmount them I can by accident rerun same mount command, ...
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Use Windows share with "remote-to-remote" links in Linux

I mount a Windows share on recent Linux with default options that work. But on the Windows share a new symbolic link with the name "archive" has been created that point to another Windows ...
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CIFS share can no longer mount

I used to have a CIFS share pointing to a Windows machine's C drive, however it broke some time ago (I assume following an update, but I don't use the share all that often, so I don't know exactly how ...
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How to mount Android 10 vendor image file / how to mount ext4 .img in write mode?

I'm getting the exact same error as How to mount Android 10 vendor image file, that is, when I decompressed system.new.dat.br from an Android ROM to a system.img and when I try to mount with: sudo ...
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wsl does not have --mount option. So how do I mount a drive using wsl?

I am following the tutorial here: https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/wsl/wsl2-mount-disk I can get the listing of my drives by running: GET-CimInstance -query "SELECT * from Win32_DiskDrive&...
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How to remove a volume that is linked to a disconnected network drive

I have a disconnected network drive that is linked to a volume (N:). It used to be linked to an NFS share on 127.0.0.1\data (using WinNFSd), but I didn't need it anymore. I am trying to remove it, ...
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USB disk always mounted as offline. Anything that I can do about this?

My 2 TB 2.5" USB 3.0 external disk is never found by my TV. When I plug it to my Windows 10 Pro, it is mounted properly (Disk Management can see it), but "offline" (i.e. without any ...
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Difference between Openrack vs Openrack v2

The Open compute project has different types of projects for open rack. The following is the types (family) of OpenRack mentioned in open compute contributions. OpenRack v2 OpenRack OpenRack v1 ...
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Permission denied issue with fuse mount: "setting times of <FILE NAME>: Permission denied"

I have a Google cloud bucket being mounted on a RHEL8/FIPs GCP VM (gov't contract :(). It is a permanent mount point with this configuration in /etc/fstab: <BUCKET_NAME> /usr/local/folder ...
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MacOs - Keep SMB server mounts alive on temporary VPN connection drops/reconnects

I am using SSTP VPN Connections (via SSTPc) on my MacBook and am mounting manually SMB Drives from the VPN Network. Hwr, anytime my VPN Connection drops, my Mounts are unmounted and not there in ...
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Mount aufs volume with rw doesn't allow write

I'm trying to mount two cifs volumes into one aufs volume. I use that directives in /etc/fstab for this: //192.168.0.10/music /media/music1 cifs credentials=/root/.smbcredentials,uid=1000,noperm,...
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How to get access to my windows side hard drive from Linux

I have a dell computer with two operating systems (Kali Linux and Windows 10). I hibernated my Windows system, and it shut down because the battery ran out. When I tried to boot into Windows again and ...
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Mount NFSv3 From Windows Server 2019

I have enabled NFS sharing on windows server 2019 using NFS version 3. I have disabled both NFS ver 2 and NFS ver 4 via powershell: Set-NfsServerConfiguration -EnableNfsv2 $False -EnableNfsv4 $False -...
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mount operation not permitted in ChromeOS developer mode

I want to install texlive on my Chromebook by enabling the builtin developer mode of ChromeOS, which runs debian on a virtual machine. So, I downloaded the ISO file of texlive from here. The problem ...
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Veracrypt exFat inside Kubernetes pod

I have a working solution to run this veracrypt command inside a pod: veracrypt --text --quick --non-interactive --create /media/vera --volume-type normal --size 200M --password 123456 --hash SHA-512 -...
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Infrarecorder created ISO cannot be mounted in Win10, anyway to fix?

Infrarecorder (v0.53.0.0 portable) created ISO cannot be mounted in Win10, anyway to fix? How to reproduce error: insert disc (tried audio & data CD), in Infrarecorder click Read Disc, ISO ...
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Mount SMB / New-PSDrive (PowerShell on macOS)

Our computing environment is primarily windows, but I work mostly from macOS. Typically, I enter-pssession to a windows server/workstation using -SSHTransport and am able to make use of any fileshares ...
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Wrong User OWNER on folder or file: docker run -v <host_path_dir_file>:<docker_some_path_dir_file>/ -- Not working for user defined in Dockerfile

Host OS: Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server release 7.9 (Maipo) Guest OS i.e. a Docker container running: OpenSuse 15.2 Docker Version (on Host): Docker version 19.03.5, build 633a0ea On host, when I git ...
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sshfs permenant mounting without password prompt

I have two Linux machines Linux 1 Linux 2 I mount a directory on Linux2 to Linux one as below: sudo sshfs -o allow_other MYUSER@XX.XXX.XXX.XXX:/usr/XXXXX/bin /opt/Project/MountHere/ This works, but ...
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How to do "cryptsetup luksOpen" and "mount" in a single command?

I currently have the following script. I run this manually when I need to mount the disk described. I don't need/want this disk auto-mounted on boot: disk1="/dev/disk/by-uuid/84ea2a10-abcd-abcd-...
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Copying between 2 network mounted folders very slow

I have a NAS which has 4 volumes with shared folders. I have a Raspberry Pi 4 (running RPI OS Bullseye) which uses docker and various containers for various purposes. I have mounted essential network ...
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Can't go into Google Drive directory mounted with rclone: "Transport endpoint is not connected"

ls -l shows: ls: cannot access 'gdrive-root': Transport endpoint is not connected total 42M d????????? ? ? ? ? ? gdrive-root Trying to re-mount with the command used ...
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Mac - Disk not ejected properly was not mounting

I have a 2TB HDD for my mac and I connected it to my mac and the disk mounted and worked and unexpectedly the mac shows the notification that the disk has not been properly ejected. I have dealt with ...
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