Gnomish Disk Has many functions, such as S.M.A.R.T. monitoring, partition management, benchmarking and other functions, including functions that may not be obvious but very useful: it can set the drive to automatically mount at startup.
Use it to automatically mount new hard drives using Ext4, Windows NTFS / exFAT partitions, etc.
Disk or Gnome Disk Utility is installed by default in many Linux distributions, including Ubuntu, Fedora, Linux Mint Cinnamon and MATE, Xubuntu, etc. If it is not installed, please use the package manager of the Linux distribution to install-search / install
For each partition you set to automatically mount at startup, the Gnome disk will be in your
/etc/fstab File, useful for people who are not familiar with editing
/etc/fstab. This means that every partition that is launched through disk installation is available system-wide, not just your users.
How to automatically mount partitions using Gnome disk at startup
First start “Disk” from the application menu. Select the hard disk from the “Disk” sidebar on the left, select the partition to be automatically mounted at startup, then click the button with the gear icon, then click
Edit Mount Options:
In the installation options, switch
User Session Defaults Options (can be called
Automatic Mount Options On older versions) to enable the options below it and make sure
Mount at system startup activated. You can enter the name below
Display Name. For most users, the default value should be sufficient, so you do n’t need to make any changes here. When finished, click
To test the changes, you can reboot the system or type the following command to mount all the file systems mentioned in it.
fstab (Because the disk sets the partition to add the partition to
sudo mount --all