Error mounting Linux ext2fs drive
damon at hddesign.com
Fri Oct 1 06:54:14 PDT 2004
>>Now here's the frustrating bit. Time has passed and the machine has been
>>shut down and rebooted a few times. After that initial success, I have
>>never been able to mount that !$!@#$ drive again. I invariably get a
>> Operation not permitted
>>error. What gives? How can I retrieve my former happiness?
> this is the default error spewed out when the linux file system is not
> clean. (I.E. it was not unmounted properly on the shutdown where it
> ceased working)
This is the problem! Thank you! As soon as I rebuilt the journal (it's
actually an ext3 filesystem) I could mount the drive again.
Happiness is a mounted hard drive.
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