adding USB hard-disk

Ruben de Groot mail25 at
Thu Nov 19 09:36:25 UTC 2009

On Wed, Nov 18, 2009 at 04:16:32PM +0100, n dhert typed:
> # mount /dev/da0s1 /mnt
> takes a while (drive spins), then
> mount: /dev/da0s1 : Invalid argument
> same result for all slices
> Why is this and how to remedy?

try fsck /dev/da0 to see what kind of filesystem's on it (probably ext2/3 since 
you say it comes from suse)

then mount -t ext2fs ....

> (I can mount an USB memory stick with
>  mount -t msdosfs -o -m=644,-M=755 /dev/da0s1 /mnt)
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