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Old 07-27-2003, 03:05 PM   #1
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permanently mount windows partition?


how can i permanently mount a windows partition which is located on a second harddrive. At the moment im having to type 'mount -t vfat /dev/hdb1 /mnt/vfat' everytime i start linux and wish to access that partition. Is there i way i can permantly mount it so its allready mounted when linux begins? I'm using redhat linux 9 if that helps. Thanxs
 
Old 07-27-2003, 03:14 PM   #2
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add it to your /etc/fstab file
so something like:
/dev/hdb1 /mnt/vfat vfat auto,users 0 0
 
Old 07-27-2003, 11:36 PM   #3
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if you want read and write access as user upon boot, see the helpful tips page of my guide, link is below
 
Old 07-28-2003, 02:02 AM   #4
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Quote:
Originally posted by DrOzz
add it to your /etc/fstab file
so something like:
/dev/hdb1 /mnt/vfat vfat auto,users 0 0
I can't do this because when i try this ,i get a error message like "too many directories.....",but if i add " mount /dev/hda1 /mnt/winxp in rc.local,it works,hehe,what's the matter?
 
  


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