stackmanpf77 wrote:I've run out of space on my storage drive (2tb SATA) and went and bought another to add (also, purely for storage).
Everything I've been able to find on the topic suggests that mint will automatically detect the new drive But Not mount it.
Yet it isn't detecting it.
Any suggestions/help would be appreciated.
(I realise there is a parity of information here, but as I don't know what is relevant to my dilemma I didn't know what was needed to provide any help)
(also, the mint install itself is on a separate ssd, used purely for the OS and related applications, the two regular SATA drives are pure storage)
Thanks in advance
sudo apt-get install gparted
stackmanpf77 wrote:they're stuff-ups I made when mounting the third HDD..
How do I delete the folders?
sudo rm -rf _offendingpath_
sudo cp fstab fstab.bak
gksu gedit fstab
# /etc/fstab: static file system information.
# Use 'blkid' to print the universally unique identifier for a
# device; this may be used with UUID= as a more robust way to name devices
# that works even if disks are added and removed. See fstab(5).
# <file system> <mount point> <type> <options> <dump> <pass>
proc /proc proc nodev,noexec,nosuid 0 0
# / was on /dev/sda1 during installation
UUID=d0d68d11-5d09-4909-a138-b1dea8a00c4b / ext2 errors=remount-ro 0 1
# swap was on /dev/sda5 during installation
UUID=f34c59dc-edd0-4a0f-96c3-d6dc1e887a5a none swap sw 0 0
# Secondary Disk
UUID=722A7F7E2A7F3DE3 /media/sdb1 ntfs defaults,uid=1000,gid=1000 0 0
UUID=36430AFC5DCAE3E6 /media/sdc1 ntfs defaults,uid=1000,gid=1000 0 0
sudo umount /media/sdb1
sudo umount /media/sdb2
sudo mount -a
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