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Old 10-30-2003, 04:09 AM   #1
hadi
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hda under linux


Hi;
I want to mount my primary master hard under linux
I type: mount -t vfat /dev/hda1
but does not mount

what do i do??
 
Old 10-30-2003, 04:17 AM   #2
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Re: hda under linux

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Originally posted by hadi
Hi;
I want to mount my primary master hard under linux
I type: mount -t vfat /dev/hda1
but does not mount

what do i do??
You need to mount it *somewhere* (think of mounting as hanging your coat on a coathanger - you need a coathanger). You need a mount point, i.e. a directory somewhere in your filesystem (e.g. /mnt/windows - you might need to create it). Then do:

Code:
mount -t vfat /dev/hda1 /mnt/windows
 
Old 10-30-2003, 06:01 AM   #3
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