Mounting Drives

For the new installation of Weewx I’m setting up an external drive.  Once I plugged the drive in and had given it a moment to connect I tested for its existence with

Now I needed to create a mount point and give my weewx user permission to use this.

lastly I could mount it with

To unmount it I would

If I wanted the disk to mount every time the RPi was started then I would open up the fstab and add the second line

 

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