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Old 04-24-2004, 02:39 AM   #1
LDZ420
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Mounting USB floppy in Red Hat 9?


Hi, Linux Community. As you know I am a Newbie so please forgive.

Problem: I have floppy disk that file that I need to access. The floppy drive is USB. i have tried using the Make command to config the kernel. But i am a newbie so all i do is get confused please can someone at least put me on the right direction?

-Landon
 
Old 04-24-2004, 04:16 AM   #2
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mount -t auto /dev/floppy /mnt/floppy

should work, if not

mount -t auto /dev/sda0 /mnt/floppy

or maybe

mount -t auto /dev/sda1 /mnt/floppy
 
Old 04-26-2004, 12:32 PM   #3
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Thank you so much Dawg

I really do appreciate that you would take your valuable time to help a newbie like me

It's good to see that this community really works.
-Landon
 
  


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