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In my case the drives are in usb enclosures. It inhibits the daemon from unmounting the disks for some reason. I installed the udisks-devel package and it resolved my problem. Install and use the NTFS Configuration Tool (external link) To get it go to the Ubuntu Software Center -> System Tools -> NTFS Configuration Tool -> Install Other similar, useful applications this contact form

share|improve this answer answered Feb 23 '15 at 15:18 Cestarian 519316 add a comment| Your Answer draft saved draft discarded Sign up or log in Sign up using Google Sign iveand Adv Reply October 26th, 2010 #7 goltoof View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message A Carafe of Ubuntu Join Date Oct 2007 Beans 102 DistroUbuntu 10.04 Lucid Lynx Re: A third way to check would be to run the command df -h which lists mounted filesystems (the -h just displays the drive size in human readable form), if the drive delance (olivier-delance) said on 2011-07-22: #5 "The drive is connected to my USB port." Please connect the disk, open a terminal (Ctrl+Alt+T), run command: sudo lsusb and report result. Continued

These Aren't Roasted! Output logs are attached below. I tried all of them, but I still got the error: An error occurred while performing an operation on "320GB Hard Disk" (Ext Hard Disk): The daemon is being inhibited** Under

Floppy disks only contain one filesystem, and are labeled as /dev/fd0 for the first drive, /dev/fd1 for the second drive, etc. It doesn't know how to run it. I will try it when I get home tonight. Adv Reply October 24th, 2010 #5 Th3Blaze View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message Gee!

There is a lost+found directory in it using 2% (about 14 GB) of my drive and it shows up every time after I format the drive. Training Certification Events Webinars CommunityParticipate Q&A Forums Blogs ResourcesNewsletter Distributions Publications Infographics Photos Videos Jobs dsiddens April 2, 2011 daemon is inhibited Forums:Storage I've got two 2.5" drives that I'm trying Adv Reply December 14th, 2010 #10 vipuh View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message First Cup of Ubuntu Join Date Dec 2010 Beans 1 Re: Daemon Is Inhibited FYI...I am However, if I use the terminal, I can do all those operations normally as if GParted was not open.

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Throughout the time that I'm attempting to troubleshoot the problem, the external drive light is on and blinking. and the files inside these filesystems are accessed inside each volume's root such as "C:\", "D:\", "E:\", etc. (remember, Windows uses back slashes instead of the more common forward slashes you more hot questions question feed about us tour help blog chat data legal privacy policy work here advertising info mobile contact us feedback Technology Life / Arts Culture / Recreation Science get error apt-get search virtualbox E: Invalid operation search more hot questions question feed about us tour help blog chat data legal privacy policy work here advertising info mobile contact us –fossfreedom♦ May 28 '11 at 15:45 1 You might be interested at How do I get rid of “U3 System” on my USB drive? –Lekensteyn May 28 '11 at weblink A for loop that appears to be practically infinite Select records that intersect more than 3 polygons Is there a non-medical name for the curve where index finger and thumb meet? What will be remaining is a "unallocated" partition the size of your drive, right click on it and select new. Content on this site is licensed under a CC-BY-SA 3.0 license.

UbuntuCommunityAsk!DeveloperDesignDiscourseHardwareInsightsJujuShopMore ›AppsHelpForumLaunchpadMAASCanonical current community chat Ask Ubuntu Ask Ubuntu Meta your communities Sign up or log in to customize your list. After unmounting the drive, I can see it in Nautilus but am I unable to see in gparted. I clicked on it and tried formatting it to GUID Partition Table like you said and I got an error reading: **An error occurred while performing an operation on "320GB Hard navigate here Ask Ubuntu works best with JavaScript enabled FAQ Forum Quick Links Unanswered Posts New Posts View Forum Leaders FAQ Contact an Admin Forum Community Forum Council FC Agenda Forum Governance Forum

Bought agency bond (FANNIE MAE 0% 04/08/2027), now what? The daemon might be blocked from modifying the file system if the drive is mounted –crasic May 20 '11 at 1:24 Updated to include any relevant questions. delance (olivier-delance) said on 2011-07-22: #6 How to provide partition table N.B.: I will stop for today.

Using GParted, I formatted the drive and set up the partitions.

Would a society of simultaneous hermaphrodites have gender roles? Join Date Nov 2009 Location /dev/ Beans 219 Re: Daemon Is Inhibited Hello I had this issue earlier today. If you have a filesystem "image" (which IS a filesystem, whether an exact copy of an existing filesystem, or a filesystem created specifically for that file) then you can mount that and when mounted, can you give us the result of df and mount command ? –Archemar Feb 23 '15 at 15:31 add a comment| 1 Answer 1 active oldest votes up

This means that the filesystems themselves are accessible via the partition labels, such as /dev/hda1 (the first partition on /dev/hda). In what spot would the new Star Wars movie "Rogue One" go in the Machete Order? Thanks crasic –Luis Alvarado♦ May 20 '11 at 1:37 have you come across this thread? his comment is here No worries !

Top Log in or register to post comments Like April 8, 2011 #9 dsiddens Hi, There are two disks in question. However, reading it on other platforms is a little problematic (requires extra drivers for OSX and windows). I have rebooted my computer and the drive shows back up in gparted but formatting gives me the same issue with access denied and lost+found folder. They are in external usb enclosures.

When trying to mount the drive again sometimes it works and other times I get the error: Unable to unmount 1.0 TB Filesystem. If a question you asked has been answered, accept the best answer by clicking on the checkbox on the left side of the answer. Which command do you use to mount it ? How do I generate a time series in PostgreSQL?