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Old 11-03-2004, 12:16 AM   #1
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How can i see Windows drives in linux?


Is it possible to view windows drives in linux.

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Old 11-03-2004, 12:24 AM   #2
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yes, by using mount type ntfs or vfat -- depending upon partition type -- these need to be in your kernel
 
Old 11-03-2004, 12:26 AM   #3
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so the command is "mount type ntfs".
 
Old 11-03-2004, 12:29 AM   #4
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Quote:
mount [-lhV]

mount -a [-fFnrsvw] [-t vfstype] [-O optlist]
mount [-fnrsvw] [-o options [,...]] device | dir
mount [-fnrsvw] [-t vfstype] [-o options] device dir
--example: mount -t vfat /dev/hda2 /mnt/fat32
 
Old 11-03-2004, 02:47 AM   #5
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remember you have to

mkdir /mnt/fat32

before you use the mount command
 
Old 11-03-2004, 05:07 AM   #6
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Hi,

If you are lazy to type commands just use Knoppix Live CD or Mandrake 9.0. They mount all the partitions and display on your desktop...
(other versions may have this facility)

cya

Randika K
 
Old 11-03-2004, 05:35 AM   #7
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Please take a look at this post.

Hope it helped!
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