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Old 06-17-2003, 10:09 AM   #1
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Lightbulb formating floppy with fat file system in redhat linux 7.3 !!!


I want to do format a floppy in RHL 7.3/8/0 with "FAT/FAT32/FAT16 file system".

so i can use this floppy in WIn$ 98 also.

so can any one help me how to do this.

but again
it's should be run in windows 98 ,after formating in linux.

Thanx in adv.


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Old 06-17-2003, 10:30 AM   #2
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I think 'mkfs -t vfat' will do the job.


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