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Old 01-15-2005, 06:05 AM   #1
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problem copy files to floppy diskette


I cant copy files larger files (400K, 500K or more) to floppy from the x-windows.The system gets stuck when copying this 400,500 K files
I am using RedHAt 9.
I tried the diskette in MS-DOS and ext2 file system also.
But I can copy lthe same size files form windows.

Any ideas?

Old 01-15-2005, 09:29 AM   #2
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are you doing something like this?

mount -t msdos /dev/fd0 /mnt/floppy
mount -t ext2 /dev/fd0 /mnt/floppy

also are you mounting the floppy with the correct size

This link might help you:


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