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Old 07-30-2004, 02:01 AM   #1
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ok guys. Finally got SuSE 9.1 to my liking. Its configured for my dual monitors (YAY) and my dual CPUs (more YAY). Its kernel 2.6.4SMP. I was told in a different forum that NTFS wasnt dangerous anymore? well that its said to be, but hasnt proved it?

Also, that we can use WINE to write to NTFS using the ntfs.sys driver from XP/NT?

Whats the truith behind this ?
Old 07-30-2004, 02:32 AM   #2
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Have a google for captive ntfs and read the whole truth! :)

Old 07-30-2004, 03:31 AM   #3
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The stock kernel is still unable to write to NTFS volumes in any safe, useful way.
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