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Old 03-11-2004, 01:22 AM   #1
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Usb flash doesnt want to mount

ive got a leadtek 128mb, usb flash disk
using slackware 9.1

im trying to mount this in linux, i put in my fstab

/dev/sda1 /mnt/flash vfat 0 0

but when i try and:

mount /dev/sda1

i get: bad superblock or too many mounted devices

please help
Old 03-11-2004, 07:00 PM   #2
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Do a search here on "usb flash mount" and you might find a solution there.
Here, I did it for you.


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