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I've added and successfully formatted a second internal hdd in my system. The second, backup drive is being recognized as dev/sbd1 and I can mount it. (I only wish to ...
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- 03-06-2012 #1
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- Feb 2012
Access denied to new hdd - chmod?
I cannot however access the second drive. I cannot save anything to the drive either and will be prompted with: [Access denied - Could not write to /media/BACKUP/filenmae.odt]
I have labeled the second hdd as: BACKUP.
I formatted the second backup hdd with Parted Magic with ext4 if that means anything.
Any assistance with this issue would be immensely appreciated -- I've spent a good deal of time attempting to rectify before posting!
- 03-07-2012 #2
Yes you will need to either chmod or chown it.
chmod -R 774 /media/BACKUP
chown -R username /media/BACKUP