Moving Data external USB HDD (ntfs) to AUFS

    • OMV 1.0
    • Resolved
    • Moving Data external USB HDD (ntfs) to AUFS

      Hi everybody,

      first of all thanks to everybody who is helping out on this really amazing project. I've got omv running since 2 days and it's just awesome...

      Nevertheless I am currently really frustrated with an seemingly easy issue:

      I am running 4 Data HDDs in an AUFS-Pool. Additionally I have a 3TB data on an external USB hard drive (ntfs), which I want to copy/move onto my server. I plugged in the USB drive and mounted it. First I tried to use the USB Backup tool to sync my data, but it's throwing the following error:

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      1. Error #6000:
      2. exception 'OMVException' with message 'Filesystem '/media/35f8e262-c4a8-4620-ae36-59ac6aa6c944' not found' in /usr/share/openmediavault/engined/rpc/usbbackup.inc:82
      3. Stack trace:
      4. #0 [internal function]: OMVRpcServiceUsbBackup->getCandidates(Array, Array)
      5. #1 /usr/share/php/openmediavault/rpcservice.inc(125): call_user_func_array(Array, Array)
      6. #2 /usr/share/php/openmediavault/rpc.inc(79): OMVRpcServiceAbstract->callMethod('getCandidates', Array, Array)
      7. #3 /usr/sbin/omv-engined(500): OMVRpc::exec('UsbBackup', 'getCandidates', Array, Array, 1)
      8. #4 {main}


      Based on this thread (click me), this may be an open bug.

      Next I tried to move the files via SSH and I am pretty sure I am doing something wrong.

      My command where /dev/sdg1/ is my external (mounted) HDD and Test the folder with my data:

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      1. cp -R /dev/sdg1/Test/* media/35f8e262-c4a8-4620-ae36-59ac6aa6c944/Sync/


      Then I get the following error

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      1. cp: cannot stat `/dev/sdg1/Test/*': Not a directory


      I also tried /dev/sdg1/Test/.

      Can someone please help me, on how to move data from my external ntfs usb drives to my server? I have a lot of data on my external drive and reeeally don't want to move them over the network, since it will take forever.

      Thanks in advance.

      Greetings
      A38