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Old 07-22-2005, 12:13 AM   #1
blackdragon
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how do you mount a hard drive?


hi, have been off linux for a while, wsant real good at it before, i cant remember how to mount a hard drive. have looked on google to no avail. just looking for the console commands. its a seperate hard drive that is fat32. i beleive it is /dev/hda1 but do not remember how to mount it. also im using xandros linux. any help would be greatly apreciated
 
Old 07-22-2005, 12:36 AM   #2
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mount command

you need to make sure there is an appropriate config in your fstab file located in the /etc directory.
Something like
Code:
/dev/hdb1  /mountPoint/somewhere        vfat     user,owner        0 0
Then, you would mount that drive with
mount /dev/hdb1
 
Old 07-22-2005, 11:28 AM   #3
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thanx fer the help. it worked
 
  


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