Lab 19.2 | QuotaCheck Issues
I ran into this issue while performing lab 19.2 task-2
2. Initialize quotas on the new filesystem, and then turn the quota checking system on.
Change /etc/fstab to usrquota
$ sudo mount -o remount /mnt/tempdir;
upon remounitng, it showed an error that the device is busy and already mounted.
Then; while enabling
. $ sudo quotacheck -u /mnt/tempdir
the error: Mountpoint (/path/to/mountpoint) not found, however chekcing up via "df -h" it shows the devices is mounted and i could use it too.
Any Idea what am I missing? If someone require the lab pdf, I could attach it too upon asking.
Answer to the question
I had another spare Debian machine on my VM, performed that lab easily.
So seems like there's something wrong with my xubuntu only. Also just for a little info, when I opened up the xubuntu vm machine today, it directed to "Emergency Mode" which I dug out the solution by removing the recent entry of /dev/sda* in /etc/fstab file. maybe if its related, but if given an answer it would be a learning opportunity for me. If not, I would recreate a new machine anyway!