The following components are required to mount drives conveniently using the
A working Linux system on the Banana Pi
A USB flash drive and/or a SATA drive
In case of a SATA drive, a working connection to your Banana Pi and a suitable power supply
Access to the Banana Pi's shell
Connect your devices accordingly.
Power your Banana Pi and initiate the boot sequence.
Open a shell.
Determine the used filesystems by
blkidon attached partitions:
$ sudo blkid
You will get information about all the available partitions. In the following screenshot, you see that the drive
/dev/sdahas three partitions (
sda2using FAT32, and
Create the necessary target directories to mount these partitions:
$ sudo mkdir /mnt/ext4_partition $ sudo mkdir /mnt/fat_partition $...