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Old 08-10-2004, 09:25 AM   #1
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Unhappy Filesystem Type

When I mount floppy It is displaying like following
You must specify the filesystem type
I lso set /etc/fstab entries for the floppy.

What to do ?

Thanku friends
Old 08-10-2004, 09:53 AM   #2
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usually, this means the floppy is not formatted, or the filesystem is not suported by your kernel.

make sure thee fs module is loaded, and try again.

read man mount.

mount -t file_system_type /dev/fd0 /mnt/floppy
where file_system_type is vfat fat msdos or somthing similar.


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