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Old 08-16-2004, 01:55 PM   #1
shengchieh
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Question what do I have? (FAT, VFAT, FAT32, NTFS)


To All:

I having problem with reading/writing onto floppies/CDs,
so I decided to reinstall Xandros. Xandros 2.0 standard
recognizes FAT, VFAT, and FAT32, but not NTFS. [I already
have dual-boot M$ window/Xandros 1.0 .] Is there's a
way to tell what I have (I prefer to look from the linux side
if possible, but I need to, I'll reboot to M$ window once).

Thanks in advance for your help.

Sheng-Chieh
 
Old 08-16-2004, 01:56 PM   #2
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You can always look in your /etc/fstab that will tell you what partitions are mounted where and what file system they are using
 
Old 08-16-2004, 04:19 PM   #3
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try:

Code:
fdisk -l
 
Old 08-16-2004, 05:52 PM   #4
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xandros 2.0 automatically mounts the partitons
u can have a look at them in
/disks directory

the above commands can be used to see the partiutoins which can be mounted manually

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