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Old 03-29-2002, 01:05 AM   #1
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read floppy

can anyone please tell me howto read a file that I save in a floppy disk; mandrake 8.1 is my operating system
Old 03-29-2002, 06:35 AM   #2
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is the disk a windows or linux floppy?
mount -t vfat /dev/fd0 /mnt/floppy

mount -t ext2 /dev/fd0 /mnt/floppy

cd to the /mnt/floppy directory, and do a ls, you should see your files as long as the floppy mounted.


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