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Old 05-13-2003, 10:28 AM   #1
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AutoMounting


How can i get RedHat9 to auto mount my 80GB hdd?
 
Old 05-13-2003, 12:59 PM   #2
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you need to edit your /etc/fstab file.

Say you have one partition on that disk that is FAT32 and you want to mount it at /windows you would add a line like this:

/dev/hdd1 /windows vfat defaults 0 0

For more information and a list of all the arguments do a man fstab.
 
Old 05-13-2003, 01:57 PM   #3
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first make a folder somewhere, where u want to mount ur partition say
u want to mount ur hda5 in a dir. at /mnt/e
so create a dir in /mnt and name it 'e'
then in ur fstab add this line
/dev/hda5 /mnt/e auto defaults 0 0
after u reboot ur system u will find ur hda5 in /mnt/e
 
  


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