I have noticed that Quantal now mounts each partition under a root like
Since I need to auto-mount a partition at startup and this naming convention is totally new for me I was thinking that maybe there is a new way to do this correctly for Ubuntu 12.10 and it's time to discard fstab.
This simple and brief tutorial is going to show you how to automatically mount Windows 7 and other ntfs partitions in Ubuntu 12.10.
It’s easy to use NTFS Configuration tool to make Ubuntu auto-mount Windows 7 dual-boot partition.
First search for and install ntfs-config package in Ubuntu Software Center.
Then hit Ctrl+Alt+T, copy and paste this command into terminal and hit enter to run:
How do I mount a vmware vmdk file as /home on startup?
I have been using Ubuntu as a VMWare Guest. All My data resides on a single vmdk disk, which I mounted as /home in the VM using fstab. Now I want to move to an actual Ubuntu installtion for performance reasons (Installed with wubi under windows 7).