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Old 12-22-2006, 06:47 PM   #1
rhxk
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how to mount a FC6 partition on Windows?


Hey All,

I've been searching all day long and my mind has kind of gone numb...
So I wanted to ask you guys...

I just got a 500GB external drive(usb) and mounted it on my FC6 as ext3.

Is there a way I can mount it from my windows box (say drive Z.

These are 2 different machines behind my router in the same subnet.

Any suggestion will be greatly appreciated...thanx...

--Rob
 
Old 12-22-2006, 07:22 PM   #2
PatrickNew
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Just install the ext2 (and 3) driver available here. I use it on my dual-boot laptop and it works like a charm.

http://www.fs-driver.org/download/Ext2IFS_1_10c.exe
 
Old 12-22-2006, 07:31 PM   #3
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Any volume mounted under Linux can be shared over network for Windows machines using Samba.
 
Old 12-23-2006, 12:13 AM   #4
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Explore the tool from here

http://raviratlami1.blogspot.com/200...on-within.html

Thanks,
Abdul
 
  


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