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Old 06-07-2005, 12:40 PM   #1
carthyc
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mounting in linux


Hello,

Can anybody tell me how to mount an usb drive in a linux system.

Thanks in advance,
McCarthyc....

Last edited by carthyc; 06-07-2005 at 12:42 PM.
 
Old 06-07-2005, 12:58 PM   #2
rylan76
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Hi

Try

mount -a -t vfat /dev/sda1 /mnt/flashdisk -o user,exec,dev,suid,rw,umask=000

after creating /mnt/flashdisk

of course.

This -used- to work for me on Rh7.3 but doesn't work on my Rh9 system anymore. Maybe it will work for you?
 
  


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