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Old 10-07-2004, 08:45 PM   #1
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Unhappy Usb Thumb Drive

can some help me ! i want to mount a removable thumb drive to fedora core 2. any ideas ? Oh yeah usb 1.1 and 2.0 thanks
Old 10-07-2004, 10:29 PM   #2
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They usually show up as /dev/sda1 , so the mount command would be like...

# mount -t vfat /dev/sda1 /mnt/usb

Search the forum for what you would need to add to /etc/fstab to allow standard users to mount/umount it.


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