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Old 03-23-2004, 12:30 PM   #1
Delmarc
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Distribution: Mandrake 9.1, Windows XP Pro
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Mandrake 9.2 not seeing other mounted drives/partitions...


I'm running Mandrake 9.2, dual-booting with Windows XP Pro. I have three drives, my XP system is on (C while my Mandrake system is on my (D. I recently had to reinstall Mandrake due to a goofup I made with the bootloader. I formatted the drive clean, then let Mandrake reformat according to it's needs. Everything worked fine, but now if I try to access "/mnt" under Konquerer, the program just hangs. However, I made a shortcut to the other two drives, and it sees them just fine. The problem is just /mnt. Also, some programs (like XMMS) will allow me to access /mnt just fine, while others don't. What's the problem here?
 
Old 03-23-2004, 01:10 PM   #2
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Hangups with /mnt are generally related to supermount in mdk. Try disabling supernount and see if you still have problems. To do so, open a console, su to root and run:

# supermount -i disable

To reenable supermount run:

# supermount -i enable.
 
  


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