[PC-BSD Testing] /media/.hal-mtab

Alexander Yerenkow yerenkow at uct.ua
Sat Aug 14 00:32:38 PDT 2010


14.08.2010 7:08, Bill Sun пишет:
> Hi Ian,
>
> When manually mounting using the mount command, it seems both the 
> device path and the mount path need to be free of spaces.
>
> How do I change the mount parameters for HAL so that I can specify 
> paths without spaces?
The problem could be not in hal;

Could you please show

ls /dev/ntfs
?


>
> -Bill
>
> On Fri, Aug 13, 2010 at 8:52 PM, Ian Robinson <fitchkendall at gmail.com 
> <mailto:fitchkendall at gmail.com>> wrote:
>
>     On Thu, Aug 12, 2010 at 3:00 PM, Bill Sun wrote:
>
>     I did some more digging around and found a file name ".hal-mtab"
>     in /media.
>     It looks like this file records the mount parameters used by HAL.
>
>     Here's an entry of one of my mount attempts via Dolphin:
>
>     # /dev/ntfs/FreeAgent Drive    1001    0    ntfs  
>     nosuid,-u=1001,-C=UTF-8    /media/FreeAgent Drive-3
>
>     Notice that there are spaces between the paths.  Could this be
>     causing the
>     mount issues?
>
>     I tried using the paths above manually in a mount command:
>
>     # mount -t ntfs /dev/ntfs/FreeAgent Drive /media/FreeAgent Drive-3
>
>     But this gives me:
>
>     ntfs-3g: You must specify exactly one device and exactly one mount
>     point.
>
>     I even tried using quotes around the paths and even "\" to escape
>     the space,
>     but I still get the same error.
>
>     However, when I used paths with no spaces:
>
>     mount -t ntfs /dev/da0s1 /media/FreeAgent
>
>     This works.
>
>     -Bill
>     ======================================
>
>     Bill --
>
>     You may have nailed the problem.  Perhaps you could rename the
>     FreeAgent Drive-3 to a name with a single word to confirm.
>
>
>     Here are some other examples of mount parameters that are working
>     on my systems:
>
>
>     (1) Contents of /media/.hal-mtab For an 8Gb USB Flash Drive
>     (Fat32) named "KINGSTON"
>
>     /dev/msdosfs/KINGSTON    1001    0    msdosfs   
>     nosuid,-u=1001,-L=en_US.UTF-8,large,-m=644,-M=755    /media/KINGSTON
>
>
>     (2) Contents of /media/.hal-mtab for a 73 Gb internal mounted SCSI
>     (NTFS) named "Windows" (this is, by choice, not included in my fstab).
>
>     /dev/ntfs/Windows    1001    0    ntfs   
>     nosuid,-u=1001,-C=UTF-8    /media/Windows
>
>
>
>
>
>     Long-time beta-testing contributor A. Yerenkow also discussed HAL
>     and .hal-mtab issues relating to PCBSD 8.0 at* *this link:*
>
>     *http://lists.pcbsd.org/pipermail/testing/2009-April/002190.html
>
>
>     Ian Robinson
>     Salem, Ohio
>
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