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Old 03-15-2005, 10:18 PM   #1
gardenair
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How to save Linux file in Windows98 partition


Iam using Knoppix & want to save the file(text file) in my windows partion .When i try to save on win partion from Linux ,its does't do it ,a message durning saving.

Is there any way to save linux file in windows98 or windowsXP.

Thanks inadvance.
 
Old 03-15-2005, 10:37 PM   #2
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Because win98 uses FAT32, absolutely.
You simply need to mount the partition. This must be done as root.
First, create a directory for it to be mounted in. This will be C:
Code:
mkdir /win98
Now, mount the drive (drive label may vary)
Code:
mount -t vfat /dev/hda /win98
See this for more information
Code:
man mount
Then, create, or move, your file:
Code:
mv BASEFILE.EXT /win98/path/to/TARGETFILE.EXT
 
Old 03-15-2005, 11:07 PM   #3
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Thanks "scuzzman" for the kind help .Any site to learn more about how to mount or unmout . I mean good Linux Tutorial for newbie.
 
Old 03-16-2005, 02:35 AM   #4
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in knoppix simply right click on the partition then choose , action -> enable change/ read (i cant remeber exactly now )

this will enable you to write to ur win partition
 
  


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