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Mount a trashed hard drive using Target Disk mode
Authored by: intrinsicchaos on Nov 29, '04 11:58:03PM

I should also add that the HD in question is Windows NTFS. I can't get it to mount at all on either machines. Via Firewire, it doesn't even appear in Disk Utility and only in System Profiler as "Firewire 400 device". Via USB, it does appear in Disk Utility but can't be mounted.



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Mount a trashed hard drive using Target Disk mode
Authored by: intrinsicchaos on Nov 30, '04 12:04:02AM
When typing
mount -r /dev/disk1s1 /Volumes/USB
the result is
/dev/disk2s1 on /Volumes/USB: Incorrect super block
What does that mean?

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Mount a trashed hard drive using Target Disk mode
Authored by: bpfh on Nov 30, '04 12:51:28AM

The hfs argument specifies the file system type, and if your disk is NTFS, naturally this will not work. Try -t ntfs instead.

-bpfh



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Mount a trashed hard drive using Target Disk mode
Authored by: intrinsicchaos on Nov 30, '04 09:48:42PM

Nope, didn't work - no such thing as mount_ntfs, apparently.



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