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Attempts to fix this have met with no success. Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes #1 26th July 2008, 09:22 AM apocalyptic Offline Registered User Join Date: Feb 2008 Posts: 20 Cannot obtain lock on /media/.halmtab Only a maximum of 76% of the DVD is used and then the DVD or the CD drives are hidden and unmounted. Read my tutorial on Dual Boot BT4 with Windows and there I have mentioned how to mount different partitions including NTFS-3g,vfat etc. this contact form

Here's what happened when I tried: [email protected]:/$ sudo rm /var/run/dbus/pid [email protected]:/$ sudo dpkg-reconfigure hal * Stopping Hardware abstraction layer hald [ OK ] * Reloading system message bus config... [ OK vBulletin Optimisation by vB Optimise. apocalyptic View Public Profile Visit apocalyptic's homepage! The program is called 'Mount Manager' . http://forums.fedoraforum.org/showthread.php?t=195215

Thanks Archangel for reminding me of the obvious. Boots Adv Reply March 3rd, 2010 #7 *Boots* View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message Spilled the Beans Join Date Feb 2010 Beans 13 DistroUbuntu 9.10 Karmic Koala Re: Failure Allowing Access: Changing the "allow_mount_anyfile" boolean to true will allow this access: "setsebool -P allow_mount_anyfile=1." Fix Command: setsebool -P allow_mount_anyfile=1 Additional Information: Source Context system_u:system_r:mount_t:s0 Target Context system_u:object_r:mnt_t:s0 Target Objects /media/.hal-mtab-lock

The first parameter (\fIdevice\fR) must be the HAL UDI or the device node of the device to be mounted. What's New? Register All Albums FAQ Today's Posts Search Using Fedora General support for current versions. How can I find out?

Thank you for any help given on this. I popped them in and they worked just fine. It worked for me!!! http://www.backtrack-linux.org/forums/showthread.php?t=16391 Back to Top About Developers Updates SPDX Search searchcode server Subscribe to the searchcode newsletter searchcode is proudly Made in Sydney | © searchcode 2016 Unable to mount ntfs partition with

Tango Icons Tango Desktop Project. When inserted they are recognised and all the normal log messages appear, but then i get a warning: Cannot mount Volume Cannot obtain lock on /media/.hal-mtab I can mount the drives And I had backup .hal-mtab and .hal-mtab-lock , so I restored both files to /media/ but same error, its showing. As root I'm able to mount > just fine. > Like always, as soon as I report something an update comes along and fixes it, selinux-policy-targeted-3.3.1-64.fc9 A normal user can now

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mnisay View Public Profile Find all posts by mnisay Tags lock, obtain, or media or halmtab « Previous Thread | Next Thread » Thread Tools Show Printable Version Display Modes Linear weblink hence /media/.hal-mtab could not be changed, and hence the error message. The time now is 02:17 AM. Are they safe to delete?

Results 1 to 5 of 5 Thread: [FIX]cannot lock media/.hal-mtab Error Thread Tools Show Printable Version Email this Page… Subscribe to this Thread… Search Thread Advanced Search Display Linear Mode LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - General /media/.hal-mtab and /media/.hal-mtab-lock User Name Remember Me? For more advanced trainees it can be a desktop reference, and a collection of the base knowledge needed to proceed with system and network administration. http://scriptkeeper.net/cannot-obtain/cannot-obtain-lock-on-media-hal-mtab-gentoo.html Notices Welcome to LinuxQuestions.org, a friendly and active Linux Community.

Please report your bugs. Results 1 to 7 of 7 Thread: Failure to mount drives "Cannot obtain lock on /media/.hal-mtab Thread Tools Show Printable Version Subscribe to this Thread… Display Linear Mode Switch to Hybrid Download Now pmount /pmount-0.9.23/man/pmount-hal.1 Language Unknown Lines 78 MD5 Hash 329cf8d14ca03e40b58841d3efdb49ce Repository git://pkgs.fedoraproject.org/pmount View Raw File Find Similar Files View File Tree 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9

http://forums.remote-exploit.org/showthread.php?t=20140 02-12-2009,10:18 PM #2 timstewart View Profile View Forum Posts Junior Member Join Date Feb 2010 Posts 27 "cannot lock media/.hal-mtab" # mkdir /media # touch /media/.hal-mtab 03-26-2009,09:24 PM #3 fergzcm

Today, on the other hand, they failed to mount. The thing is, I'd like to know what is happening when I do this 'touch /media/.hal-mtab'. So I made a new /media and mount points for all of my drives. Password Linux - General This Linux forum is for general Linux questions and discussion.

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Detailed Description: SELinux prevented umount from mounting a filesystem on the file or directory "/media/.hal-mtab-lock" of type "mnt_t". They would be recreated later anyway. Summary: SELinux prevented umount from mounting on the file or directory "/media/.hal-mtab-lock" (type "mnt_t"). Half way to three quarters of the way burned to the DVD through burning the burning a backup and then the drive is hidden and then unmounted.

Ask questions about Fedora that do not belong in any other forum. A couple of weeks ago I bought two sd-cards to expand storage capacity. The type "mnt_t" does not have this attribute. hferretluv View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries View LQ Wiki Contributions Visit hferretluv's homepage!

This generates the following error message: " can't find /disk in /etc/fstab or /etc/mtab" The same problem occurs if I try to mount a usb pen drive. to check for currently mounted partition or device, issue # df -ah Try to stop haldaemon service and do the mount thing, see if you have the same error. All further parameters are passed to pmount unchanged. .SH WARNING As .B pmount-hal uses .BR pmount (1) to mount the given device, .B it is not possible to unmount it with mkdir /mnt/sr0 #for mounting DVD/CD Drive add the USB device/HDD Partition/DVD/CD entries to /etc/fstab for example if its sdb1 it should look like nano /etc/fstab /dev/sdb1 /mnt/sdb1 vfat auto,noatime,users,suid,dev,exec 0 0

In auto.master i reference my /media folder as a mount point. SlowCoder View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries Find More Posts by SlowCoder 01-31-2008, 06:14 AM #2 jschiwal LQ Guru Registered: Aug 2001 Location: If it is Linux Related and doesn't seem to fit in any other forum then this is the place.