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RE: Newbie questions



that is true but only if you are a root.  If not you have to either have
mtools, or have your root edit fstab file :)

> -----Original Message-----
> From:	Kevin Colby [SMTP:kevinc grainsystems com]
> Sent:	Wednesday, October 07, 1998 1:33 PM
> To:	redhat-install-list redhat com
> Subject:	Re: Newbie questions
> 
> Vidiot wrote:
> > 
> > >How can I mount a floppy formatted by dos?
> > 
> > You don't.  You use the mtools suite of programs.  Do a man on
> mtools for
> > details.
> 
> I beg your pardon, but it's quite simple.
> (provided you have MSDOS fs support in your kernel)
> 
> mount -t msdos /dev/fd0 /mnt/floppy
> 
> That's all.  You should never need to use the mtools directly.
> 
> 	- Kevin Colby
> 	  kevinc grainsystems com
> 
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