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Date:      Thu, 26 Mar 2009 14:18:04 +0800
From:      Fbsd1 <>
Cc:        FreeBSD Questions <>
Subject:   Re: mount 2nd HD containing running Freebsd system
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Ricardo Jesus wrote:
> Fbsd1 wrote:
>> I have run out of space on my running 7.1 system. I have a 2nd HD 
>> containing 6.1 that I want to mount and use the 80gb /usr slice.
>> What is the mount command to use?
>> Thinking   mount /dev/ad1 /mnt  but un-sure how this handles the 6.1 
>> slices on that HD.
> Read up, 
> namely entries 9.1 and 9.2. Very detailed and helpful stuff.

None of that was helpfull. Found post in questions archives from 1992 
that gave me pointer to correct direction.

Here is the solution I used.

  ls /dev/ad*   listed all the slices on both HDs.
  mount /dev/ad1s1f /mnt    mounted the /usr dir from the second HD just 
like i wanted.

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