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Old 12-19-2005, 01:29 PM   #1
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Question Problems with mounting "unknown file system type 'ntfs' "

Hy guys I'm tryng to mount my windows ntfs partition, but if I type in " mount hdb1 /windisk" ( hdb1 is my second prt, and windisk is a direktory that I made to use for mounting winxphdd) than I get the error " unknown file system type 'ntfs' " I also try other partitions but the error keeps coming. what is the problem ???
I can use my ntfs normaly, I have dual boot, WinXPpro_sp2 and fedoraCore4, both working ok. what is the problem now ???
Old 12-19-2005, 02:47 PM   #2
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You need to add a kernel module to mnt a ntfs disk in FC4.
Here is one of many references out there.

There are a bunch of threads about this too, try searching LQ . . .
Old 12-21-2005, 05:04 PM   #3
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Yes I found it and solved the problem thru your link , I'm very thankful.


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