You must look the /etc/fstab file. This file will have a entry saying file system and other info for the disk partitions.
Remove the entry for /home (save a copy
mount /dev/xxx /home
, where xxx is your disk device (hda2, ...) that you have formated FAT in w2k.
You will find the entry for this disk and will have fat as filesystem.
Add this line to fstab (see man 5 fstab and add 1 2 to the end of the line).
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The system would report the permission error when creating user profiles