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Old 05-07-2003, 10:05 AM   #1
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Question FAT32 support still ALPHA


Hello ,

I have redhat 7.3 installed while booting
( exactly at Checking the file system ) i get the following msg

FAT 32 support is still ALPHA
and after that it checks with dosfcsk and continue booting.

please help me

waiting for reply ( solution )

praveena M
 
Old 05-07-2003, 10:18 AM   #2
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Solution is to upgrade to redhat 0
 
Old 05-07-2003, 11:42 AM   #3
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Disable fsck from checking FAT32 partitions by changing fstab entry to :
/dev/hdxy /mnt/... vfat <your options> 0 0

See man pages for fstab. The first 0 is for dump and the second 0 is for fsck. (I believe)
 
  


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