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Old 12-22-2003, 01:25 AM   #1
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Unhappy Issues With NTFS

i was about to buy red hat linux 9 on amazon, but one of the reviews sad linux doesnt support NTFS format.

is there a way tosolve this with something such as a driver
Old 12-22-2003, 01:31 AM   #2
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RedHat doesn't support it out of the box, however, you can READ from it using the driver available from the Linux NTFS page, head over to and search for:
Linux NTFS

And it should be around the 1st or 2nd link

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Old 12-22-2003, 01:50 AM   #3
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ok, Thanks
Old 12-22-2003, 05:44 AM   #4
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If you are feeling really dareing, you could compile the latest kernel and get write access to.

or do what i did, and install windows on a FAT32 partiton
Old 12-22-2003, 06:16 AM   #5
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as mentioned above, you can install drivers to READ from ntfs drives.

You can download drivers from here:

And there are installation and download instructions here:


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