[arch-general] how to mount external hdd
attila at invalid.invalid
Wed Feb 18 15:26:57 EST 2009
On Mittwoch, 18. Februar 2009 18:22 Sergey Manucharian wrote:
> I confirm the problem. So, how to mount an external HDD during the
> system start-up?
This is only an idea of mine but i haven't test it.
Take a look in the subirs (by-id, by-label, by-path and by-uuid) of /dev/disk
especially the content of by-uuid with "ls -l". If your partitions of the
external HDD be there than you can put this in the rc.local to mount
[ -e /dev/disk/by-uuid/UUID_of_ext_HDD1 ] && \
mount -t YOUR_FS -o YOUR_OPTIONS \
Not so much professional -) but perhaps an working option if udev creates the
Good luck, Attila
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