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and it will mount read/write as user when you boot your system.
NB: You must change /dev/sda2 to your partition, and /Shared
to your mount point. If you don't have a mount point in Linux,
you will need to create one (as root). You may issue and read
"man mount" and "man fstab" for more detailed instructions.
Distribution: Debian Etch (w/ dual-boot XP for gaming)
You can only mount to a directory that already exists. It should have been noted that there was nothing special about "/WinXP" in the bits of code you were given, and that it was just an example. The mount command fails because the directory doesn't exist, and will work if you first create the directory with
mkdir /WinXP (you'll need to be root)
or alternatively, substitute the name of another existing directory in /etc/fstab (e.g. /mnt/windows).