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Old 07-21-2005, 11:13 PM   #1
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how do you mount a hard drive?

hi, have been off linux for a while, wsant real good at it before, i cant remember how to mount a hard drive. have looked on google to no avail. just looking for the console commands. its a seperate hard drive that is fat32. i beleive it is /dev/hda1 but do not remember how to mount it. also im using xandros linux. any help would be greatly apreciated
Old 07-21-2005, 11:36 PM   #2
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mount command

you need to make sure there is an appropriate config in your fstab file located in the /etc directory.
Something like
/dev/hdb1  /mountPoint/somewhere        vfat     user,owner        0 0
Then, you would mount that drive with
mount /dev/hdb1
Old 07-22-2005, 10:28 AM   #3
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thanx fer the help. it worked


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