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gman2004
June 1st, 2008, 02:41 PM
Here are the results from fdisk and blkid.
If Ubuntu can see my partitions, why it is creating /dev/loop0 and /dev/loop1?

sudo fdisk -lu

Disk /dev/sda: 41.1 GB, 41110142976 bytes
255 heads, 63 sectors/track, 4998 cylinders, total 80293248 sectors
Units = sectors of 1 * 512 = 512 bytes
Disk identifier: 0x22816646

Device Boot Start End Blocks Id System
/dev/sda1 * 63 80292869 40146403+ 7 HPFS/NTFS

Disk /dev/sdb: 200.0 GB, 200049647616 bytes
255 heads, 63 sectors/track, 24321 cylinders, total 390721968 sectors
Units = sectors of 1 * 512 = 512 bytes
Disk identifier: 0x1dd61dd5

Device Boot Start End Blocks Id System
/dev/sdb1 * 63 116535509 58267723+ 7 HPFS/NTFS
/dev/sdb2 116535510 229440329 56452410 83 Linux
/dev/sdb3 229440330 233360189 1959930 82 Linux swap / Solaris
/dev/sdb4 233360190 390716864 78678337+ c W95 FAT32 (LBA)

Disk /dev/sdc: 251.0 GB, 251000193024 bytes
255 heads, 63 sectors/track, 30515 cylinders, total 490234752 sectors
Units = sectors of 1 * 512 = 512 bytes
Disk identifier: 0x0b5a8867

Device Boot Start End Blocks Id System
/dev/sdc1 63 163413179 81706558+ 7 HPFS/NTFS
/dev/sdc2 163413180 327260114 81923467+ 7 HPFS/NTFS
/dev/sdc3 * 327260115 490223474 81481680 b W95 FAT32

Disk /dev/sdd: 2029 MB, 2029518848 bytes
129 heads, 32 sectors/track, 960 cylinders, total 3963904 sectors
Units = sectors of 1 * 512 = 512 bytes
Disk identifier: 0xc3072e18

Device Boot Start End Blocks Id System
/dev/sdd1 * 32 3963903 1981936 6 FAT16
Partition 1 has different physical/logical endings:
phys=(967, 128, 32) logical=(960, 31, 32)


sudo blkid

/dev/sda1: UUID="291FFF8DB126DFDA" LABEL="SHARED" TYPE="ntfs"
/dev/sdb1: UUID="1C04E7FE04E7D8B2" LABEL="SYSTEM" TYPE="ntfs"
/dev/sdb2: UUID="d84af76b-82cc-4480-b859-49ba02a131e5" TYPE="ext3"
/dev/sdb3: TYPE="swap"
/dev/sdc1: UUID="C20C2CCC0C2CBCF3" LABEL="APPLICATIONS" TYPE="ntfs"
/dev/sdb4: LABEL="UBUNTU" UUID="E7CC-D2F9" TYPE="vfat"
/dev/sdc2: UUID="5A307E9E2B17B0D8" LABEL="GAMES" TYPE="ntfs"
/dev/sdc3: LABEL="COMMON" UUID="4599-8ED3" TYPE="vfat"
/dev/sdd1: SEC_TYPE="msdos" UUID="C2F8-E4F2" TYPE="vfat"
/dev/loop0: LABEL="UBUNTU" UUID="E7CC-D2F9" TYPE="vfat"
/dev/loop1: UUID="291FFF8DB126DFDA" LABEL="SHARED" TYPE="ntfs"
george@ubuntu:~$

bingoUV
June 1st, 2008, 02:48 PM
Can you post the output of


sudo /sbin/lsmod | grep loop

gman2004
June 3rd, 2008, 10:14 AM
It returned:

loop 18948 4