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Old 07-05-2005, 05:21 PM   #1
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getting files from a windows fat32 partition


I have a dual boot system set up with linux and windows and i want to bring 6gb worth of data ontio the linux partition is there anyway i can access the fat32 partition through linux to copy the files?? i would burn them to disk but windows has a virus (go figure) and i cant get it to burn any cd's when im able to get into it witch is only through safe mode
 
Old 07-05-2005, 05:34 PM   #2
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easy. welcome to Linux 101 ;-)
Code:
mkdir /mnt/windows
mount /dev/hda1 /mnt/windows
assumign that your windows partition IS /dev/hda1 i.e. first partition on primary master drive.
 
Old 07-05-2005, 07:28 PM   #3
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thanks it worked for me
 
Old 07-05-2005, 09:39 PM   #4
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