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Re: Permission issues - operator error?




On 09/23/2018 04:18 AM, Richard Owlett wrote:
On 09/22/2018 09:57 PM, David Christensen wrote:
On 9/22/18 5:30 PM, Richard Owlett wrote:
[snip]
Command-line interfaces and console sessions work the best for mailing lists.

Yes. They also work well for proving operator problems ;/
[snip]

This is my initial try. Going out in a few minutes.
What is my error?

richard@debian8-6:~$ su
Password:
root@debian8-6:/home/richard# # purge device
root@debian8-6:/home/richard# dd if=/dev/zero of=/dev/sdb bs=4M
dd: error writing ‘/dev/sdb’: No space left on device
7687+0 records in
7686+0 records out
32237420544 bytes (32 GB) copied, 2656.09 s, 12.1 MB/s
root@debian8-6:/home/richard# # force UID/GID to 'richard', label device, accept standard defaults root@debian8-6:/home/richard# mkfs.ext4 root_owner=1000:1000 -L 2018Sept23tst1 /dev/sdb1
mke2fs 1.42.12 (29-Aug-2014)
mkfs.ext4: invalid blocks '/dev/sdb1' on device 'root_owner=1000:1000'
root@debian8-6:/home/richard# # is all ok
root@debian8-6:/home/richard# e2fsck -fy /dev/sdb1
e2fsck 1.42.12 (29-Aug-2014)
e2fsck: No such file or directory while trying to open /dev/sdb1
Possibly non-existent device?
root@debian8-6:/home/richard#
root@debian8-6:/home/richard# # create partition table with Gparted
root@debian8-6:/home/richard# mkfs.ext4 root_owner=1000:1000 -L 2018Sept23tst1 /dev/sdb1
mke2fs 1.42.12 (29-Aug-2014)
mkfs.ext4: invalid blocks '/dev/sdb1' on device 'root_owner=1000:1000'
root@debian8-6:/home/richard# e2fsck -fy /dev/sdb1
e2fsck 1.42.12 (29-Aug-2014)
e2fsck: No such file or directory while trying to open /dev/sdb1
Possibly non-existent device?
root@debian8-6:/home/richard#