Sunday, 8 March 2009

Mounting NTFS Drives (Fedora 10)


Install the utility ntfs-config from the repositories:

After using it, your fstab files should read:

# /etc/fstab: static file system information.
#
#

tmpfs /dev/shm tmpfs defaults 0 0
devpts /dev/pts devpts gid=5,mode=620 0 0
sysfs /sys sysfs defaults 0 0
proc /proc proc defaults 0 0
#Entry for /dev/sda5 :
UUID=d572a434-8fb1-4fc2-b808-5649d0cc8a3e / ext3 defaults 1 1
#Entry for /dev/sda7 :
UUID=463e2a0f-3bfa-4fd5-935b-2d1720a62aea /home ext3 defaults 1 2
#Entry for /dev/sdb1 :
UUID=72188BF931F7548A /media/Archives ntfs-3g defaults,locale=en_US.UTF-8 0 0
#Entry for /dev/sdb5 :
UUID=448EE9AE6EA505E0 /media/Audio ntfs-3g defaults,locale=en_US.UTF-8 0 0
#Entry for /dev/sdb6 :
UUID=57D531AA6BB0C0BE /media/Video ntfs-3g defaults,locale=en_US.UTF-8 0 0
#Entry for /dev/sda6 :
UUID=0a44b859-4799-409b-86ac-d5708a7e141d swap swap defaults 0 0

#UUID=448EE9AE6EA505E0 /media/music ntfs-3g uid=1000,gid=100,umask=0 0 0
#UUID=72188BF931F7548A /media/archives ntfs-3g uid=1000,rw,gid=100,umask=0 0 0
#UUID=57D531AA6BB0C0BE /media/video ntfs-3g uid=1000,gid=100,umask=0 0 0
#UUID=DE487FA5487F7B5B /media/ntfs ntfs-3g uid=1000,gid=100,umask=0 0 0

Wednesday, 4 March 2009