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Old 06-30-2004, 04:41 PM   #1
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Access files on a fat32 partition?


Is there anyway I can open up my fat32 partitions in linux? I'm using Mandrake 10.0 Official.
 
Old 06-30-2004, 04:45 PM   #2
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Yes, you can mount it like a floppy or CD...

mount -t vfat /dev/hda1 /mnt/windows

You'll need to do it as root, unless you edit your /etc/fstab and add the entry, allowing users to mount the partition. Search the forum for more info.
 
Old 06-30-2004, 05:25 PM   #3
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Thanks that worked perfectly.
 
  


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