--- In LinkStation_General@yahoogroups.com
, "pvanamst" <pvanamst@...>
> I recently 'upgraded' from the Buffalo-nas stock firmware v2.10 to the
> FreeLink Debian unix verion 188.8.131.52-arm1. Under the Buffalo nas
> firmware I had an external USB drive attached, which I could use with
> SMB (samba) under \\nas\usbdisk1.
> Now that I am running Debian linux, I can see the internal SATA drive
> under the mount point /mnt/disk1, however I can not see /mnt/usbdisk1.
> I added the automount package to the linux install per the
> instructions under :
> Unfortunately the usb drive still does not mount when it is removed
> and added from the host. When I run 'mount | grep usb' I see the
> following :
> usbfs on /proc/bus/usb type usbfs (rw,nosuid,nodev,noexec)
> However, df only shows the following :
> Filesystem 1K-blocks Used Available Use% Mounted on
> rootfs 465244 372328 92916 81% /
> /dev/root.old 13303 10980 2323 83% /initrd
> /dev/root 465244 372328 92916 81% /
> tmpfs 100 0 100 0% /lib/init/rw
> tmpfs 62920 0 62920 0% /dev/shm
> tmpfs 10240 8 10232 1% /tmp
> /dev/sda1 287785 14658 258269 6% /boot
> /dev/sda6 487184604 406252956 80931648 84% /mnt/disk1
> How do I get the usb drive to be added so that I can see the disk
> under /mnt/usbdisk1 ?
OK, I figured this out :
mount -t xfs /dev/sdb1 /mnt/usbdisk1
Just in case somebody else runs into this issue.