[SWLUG] Problems accessing disk

Edward Evans eje at edevans.uklinux.net
Wed Jul 4 21:00:49 UTC 2007

On Wed, 04 Jul 2007 10:19:57 +0100
Neil Jones <neil at nwjones.demon.co.uk> wrote:

> A while ago I changed distro I am now on Mandriva.
> I have 3 hard disks I windows 93 my main linux and a 3rd disk.
> I am trying to access disk 3 with the command
> Mount /mnt/disk3
> I am now , rather puzzlingly, getting. I am sure it USED to work.
> mount: can't find /mnt/disk3 in /etc/fstab or /etc/mtab
> Can someone tell me a line to put in my fstab to get this working.
> Neil Jones
> Neil at nwjones.demon.co.uk

Another slightly related question.  Why does the latest Ubuntu (7.04)
call all discs /dev/sdx instead of /dev/hdx, even though they are not


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