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Old 05-13-2002, 09:26 AM   #1
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Copying to floppy drive


If I copy (cp) into /mnt/floppy/ it should put whatever I copy on the floppy drive right?
 
Old 05-13-2002, 09:38 AM   #2
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AS long as the floppy is already mounted
 
Old 05-13-2002, 10:15 AM   #3
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What is the mount command for the floppy drive?
 
Old 05-13-2002, 11:28 AM   #4
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mount /mnt/floppy

You must ensure that it is in your /etc/fstab file, but unless you're using a DIY Linux distro, it will be.
 
  


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