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I have 2 usb flash drives.
One of them works just fine with regular command:
mount -t vfat /dev/sda1 /mnt/usbflash
However with the other one I get the following:
debian:/proc/bus/usb# mount -t vfat /dev/sda1 /mnt/usbflash/
mount: wrong fs type, bad option, bad superblock on /dev/sda1,
or too many mounted file systems
(aren't you trying to mount an extended partition,
instead of some logical partition insid
I know its a fat filesystem (from windows XP)
Oh, I'm using debian sarge, with kernel version 2.6.8
Distribution: Distribution: RHEL 5 with Pieces of this and that.
Kernel 184.108.40.206, KDE 3.5.8 and KDE 4.0 beta, Plu
Just a thought when you repartitioned it you had access to the partition table?
You are able to remove then create partitions?
Able to define partition filesystem?
Able to save and exit?
Then can you format it?
I dont monkey with any of the partitions on my usb drives. I just make a dir for them in /mnt and mount it with 'mount /dev/sda1 /mnt/pen' (or '/mnt/fuji' for the camera). Im using slackware 9.1 and a SD Cruzer 128mb and a Fuji s3000. hope this helps. (im still a bit n00bish with linux )