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Old 08-10-2004, 07:51 AM   #1
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How do you mount and read from a disk?


How do i mount and read from a disk in redhat9. Do i do it in the terminal and what do i type? thanks
 
Old 08-10-2004, 07:53 AM   #2
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What kind of disk? Hard disk, floppy disk, compact disk (CD) ?
 
Old 08-10-2004, 08:12 AM   #3
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You can use the "Disk Utility" in the system tools menu, iirc .... click the device you want, then click mount.

Or, there is a GUI mounting applet you can put in your panel for fast mount/unmount
 
Old 08-10-2004, 09:33 AM   #4
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man mount
 
Old 08-10-2004, 09:35 AM   #5
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got it thanks guys,
mount /mnt/floppy/
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mount /mnt/cdrom/
 
Old 08-10-2004, 10:14 AM   #6
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What about USB devices like a flash drive?
 
Old 08-10-2004, 11:12 AM   #7
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that would be /dev/sda1 etc

Last edited by helios the sun; 08-10-2004 at 11:15 AM.
 
Old 08-10-2004, 02:53 PM   #8
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hello im running suse 9.1 now when i mount my floppy i get error message /. is of type fsdevice but has no dev = entry so if i go in to properties can some 1 tell me what it should say thanks
 
Old 08-11-2004, 08:12 AM   #9
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I'm using suse now aswell and i would also like to know what you type at the terminal to mount drives, is it not the same as redhat with mount /mnt/floppy/ and mount /mnt/cdrom/ ??
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