Mount disk permanently in linux. (auto-mount disk)

To make the partition auto-mount.

  1. Get your disk name

    fdisk -l
  2. Find out the UUID of /dev/sda3 by doing:

    sudo blkid   
    sudo vim /etc/fstab
  3. Now add add a line to the bottom of that file. It should look something like this (UUID will be different):

    UUID=03ec5dd3-45c0-4f95-a363-61ff321a09ff /works ext4 defaults  0      2

Now to check whether its working run

    sudo mount -a