Cannot mount storage drive in workstation

Bernt Hansson bah at
Thu Jun 28 20:39:49 UTC 2012

2012-06-28 22:06, Lynn Steven Killingsworth skrev:
> Dear FreeBSD -
> I have broken my ability to mount my storage drive in FreeBSD installation.
> I am still logged in as root since I have not installed the login
> manager yet to KDE4.  I think I managed to set my discs to mount under
> my username by setting the group privilege (wheel) to read/write.
> Then I inadvertently shut off my display while my workstation was
> running.  When I restarted it I could not get my system to display
> again.  So I had to shutdown my machine.  Then I rebooted a couple of
> times.  However, I can no longer get my storage drive (not my system
> drive) to mount by selecting it in Dolphin when I start my workstation.
> This is the message from Dolphin
> "org.freedesktop.Hal.Device.Volume.UnknownFailure: mount: /dev/ada1s1a:
> Operation not permitted"
> My familiarity is the online handbook presently.
> So can you tell me where to start?

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