NTFS drives do not mount on Centos 7

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rockcogarwpco
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NTFS drives do not mount on Centos 7

Post by rockcogarwpco » 2014/07/10 18:23:08

Hi,

NTFS drives do not mount on Centos 7

I tried the usual fix, but it failed.

[root@localhost yum.repos.d]# yum install ntfs-3g
Loaded plugins: fastestmirror, langpacks
Loading mirror speeds from cached hostfile
* base: centos.arvixe.com
* centosplus: mirrors.tummy.com
* elrepo: elrepo.org
* epel: mirrors.tummy.com
* extras: mirrors.adams.net
* rpmforge: mirror.chpc.utah.edu
* updates: centos.mirrors.tds.net
Resolving Dependencies
--> Running transaction check
---> Package ntfs-3g.x86_64 2:2011.4.12-5.el6 will be installed
--> Finished Dependency Resolution

Dependencies Resolved

===============================================================================================================================================
Package Arch Version Repository Size
===============================================================================================================================================
Installing:
ntfs-3g x86_64 2:2011.4.12-5.el6 epel 247 k

Transaction Summary
===============================================================================================================================================
Install 1 Package

Total size: 247 k
Installed size: 624 k
Is this ok [y/d/N]: y
Downloading packages:
Running transaction check
Running transaction test


Transaction check error:
file /usr/bin/ntfs-3g conflicts between attempted installs of ntfs-3g-2:2011.4.12-5.el6.x86_64 and ntfs-3g-2:2011.4.12-5.el6.x86_64
file /usr/bin/ntfsmount conflicts between attempted installs of ntfs-3g-2:2011.4.12-5.el6.x86_64 and ntfs-3g-2:2011.4.12-5.el6.x86_64

Any ideas ?

Thanks
Rock,

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Re: NTFS drives do not mount on Centos 7

Post by gerald_clark » 2014/07/10 18:30:10

You installed epel's CentOS-6 repo.
Un-install the epel repo, and any packages you installed from it.
Go to and https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/EPELnstall the epel 7 repo.

rockcogarwpco
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Re: NTFS drives do not mount on Centos 7

Post by rockcogarwpco » 2014/07/10 23:42:50

cool! that fixed it, thanks!

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