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Old 10-22-2001, 07:38 AM   #1
jamaso
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return (about partition table)


Thanks for the lights Acid Kewpie , actually i am at work now and do not
have all the information you asked , but i know about my partition table .
I have created a primary one for win98 (5Gb) and a logical(15Gb) where i created four more fat32 of 3Gb each and a swap , root and homefor linux. The partition i am interested (MP3) is the first (FAT 32)on the logical .How can i create an acess to my workspace so i can reach it anytime i want and play it ? Can i do that on the terminal ? sorry about the extent of the nonsense but i am new not just at linux but to any computer OS (just bought my computer 5 months ago ) so i decided to choose linux rather than windows (i might be ignorant but im not stupid )and i am not a bit sorry . I will return with information as soon as possible .
~~ If you don`t mean what you say you never say what you mean~~

right?


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Old 10-22-2001, 08:26 AM   #2
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I don't know where you're original thread went, but can you always reply to that, rather than starting a new thread, as things get messy, unless you believe it's different enough to validate a new thread...
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3gb for MP3's?? not nearly enough! my 40gb drive is getting full....

'an access to your workspace'? you just mean how can you get to the partition from linux, X or whatever...? :-S

well, installing linux will recognise all the partitions on your system, whatever their type, and mount them appropriatly, such as /mnt/windows or something,it'll be in /etc/fstab... assuming that's what you mean...

to play them in linux, use mpg123, or under X there's xmms (winamp clone), freeamp etc...

you should be aware that you'll get annoyed by having your MP3's on a fat32 when using linux, unless you set everythign to override file permissions and such. my 40gb mp3 drive if fat32, as i sometimes run it under windows, and connecting to it over networks sucks.
 
  


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