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Old 05-25-2002, 01:36 PM   #1
CiTl2uS
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Arrow Mounting problem for Redhat 7.3


I am new at linux and i installed redhat7.3 and i have to 2 vfat partitions...
When i go to /mnt i only see cdrom and floppy, how can i get it to see my vfat partitions??

plz help if u can...
thnx in advance
 
Old 05-25-2002, 02:04 PM   #2
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cd /mnt
mkdir windows1 windows2


This will create two directories named windows1 and windows2.

Now you can mount the vfat partitions like this:

mount -t vfat /dev/hdaX /mnt/windows1

and do the same for the other one to windows2 and substitute the hdaX for the number of the partition it resides on.

If you want these to mount automatically at bootup, just edit and add them to your /etc/fstab file accordingly.

Last edited by trickykid; 05-25-2002 at 02:05 PM.
 
  


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