new install. Can´t see my ntfs partition

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new install. Can´t see my ntfs partition

Postby stoer on Mon Jan 21, 2008 8:06 am

Hi,
Just done a clean/new install of Daryna.
Only thing is i can´t see my ntfs partition. It´s not mounting automatically.

Laptop. Dual boot. 40GB NTFS(windows xp) sda1
10GB ext3 (Daryna) sda3
20GB ext3 (home) sda2
swap sda4

Anyone offer this newbie a little help please?

Here´s the fstab info.

/etc/fstab: static file system information.

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#
# <file system> <mount point>   <type>  <options>       <dump>  <pass>
proc            /proc           proc    defaults        0       0
# /dev/sda3
UUID=27cf4833-17ca-4278-92d9-31e1fc14464d /               ext3    defaults,errors=remount-ro 0       1
# /dev/sda1
UUID=686CC6F46CC6BBD6 /media/sda1     ntfs    defaults,umask=007,gid=46 0       1
# /dev/sda2
UUID=e7cb3f40-8404-4de4-85b1-3fa98e50dd79 /media/sda2     ext3    defaults        0       2
# /dev/sda4
UUID=b9c92df8-99b9-449e-8433-ef8ee26dc985 none            swap    sw              0       0
/dev/scd0       /media/cdrom0   udf,iso9660 user,noauto,exec 0       0
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Re: new install. Can´t see my ntfs partition

Postby catweazle on Mon Jan 21, 2008 12:44 pm

replace
UUID= ...
by
/dev/sda1
in the /dev/sda1 fstab entry or check if the UUID is correct with
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blkid
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Re: new install. Can´t see my ntfs partition

Postby stoer on Mon Jan 21, 2008 7:45 pm

Hi,
Thanks for the reply, (just in from work).
This worked for me, so many thanks for the help :)
Windows partition visible and readable.
Cheers!
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