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Old 04-16-2002, 08:45 PM   #1
G011um
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/dev/hda1 does not exist


Now that I know more about linux than I did a month ago, I reinstalled linux today. I worked out a few kinks (such as lilo automatically loading linux with no prompt, runlevel probs), but when I went to set up a desktop icon to mount my windows partition, I couldn't. /dev/hda1 doesn't exist. df at a console doesn't list it...I can't figure out how to get linux to see it. Any ideas? Thanks in advance yet again...

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Old 04-16-2002, 09:17 PM   #2
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hello,
assuming you MS windows drive is fat32 the an entry in the file /etc/fstab should do it

Code:
/dev/hda1               /c                      vfat    defaults        0 0
then make sure directory /c exists and type mount /c - thats it
 
Old 04-16-2002, 10:02 PM   #3
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Thanks a ton...that did it.

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