I wish to copy a directory structure from a USB drive to a sata local drive. I get the following error message for a number of files:
cp: cannot stat `/media/disk3part1/mydirectory/my_file-name': No such file or directory'
The files nevertheless exist. Does anyone know what could be causing this?
(please ignore thread prefix - I'm using Ubuntu 11.10 - don't know why I have to add an irrelevant prefix to post!)