Mount an unknown drive
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Tue Jul 25 14:22:48 UTC 2006
Joshua Lewis <joshua.lewis at familyfunzone.net> writes:
> I have a server that has been inoperative for the last few months
> (FreeBSD 6.0). I decided to turn on the system and it goes right to a
> boot prompt. So I downloaded FreeSBIE and am trying to mount the old
> drive to see if there is any data on the drive worth saving. When I
> try to mount /dev/ad0s1f /mnt I get a device busy message. Am I even
> trying to mount the correct slice. I have tried s1a - s1f.
> Is it possible it was already mounted and that is why it says it is
> busy. There is nothing in dmesg that shows asd0*.
Look in /dev for ad*.
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