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Old 08-28-2007, 06:35 AM   #1
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C: is /mnt/hda2 Where is D: ?

/dev/hda2 is mounted on /mnt/hda2 and is the partition on which XP is on for my PC.

If I do this, for example :

# cp /mnt/hda8/*.iso /mnt/hda2


# cd /mnt/hda2
# ls *.iso -lF

nothing appears.

However, if I log out and reboot in Windows, then the .iso file appears on the D: drive.

Why don't I get a D: drive listing when I do ls -lF from within Linux ?
Old 08-28-2007, 06:56 AM   #2
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What are the permissions on /mnt/hda2?

Try "sudo ls -lF" from within /mnt/hda2 and see what you get. You will need to enter your users password.



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