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Old 07-11-2003, 10:13 AM   #1
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Why redhat 8.0 can not detect NTFS ?

I can't mount my XP ntfs into redhat, why?
in mandrake, i can do it.
how to solve this problem ?
Old 07-11-2003, 10:17 AM   #2
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# Handling NTFS
New Technology FileSystem (NTFS) HOWTOs
Linux NTFS project

# Redhat links
RedHat Linux Manuals
Get your mp3 support here
Maximum RPM
Easier software management: apt4rpm - Red Carpet
RedHat 8.0 Tips & Tricks

# Redhat 7.3 down configuration commands
setup leads to several configuration tools

# Redhat 7.3 up configuration commands
Configure soundcard:
Configure X server:
Configure network:
Old 07-15-2003, 05:46 PM   #3
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You have to re-compile and install a new kernel with NTFS support. Red Hat tends to stay away from proprietary technology, (e.g. mp3, NTFS) and does not enable NTFS support in their kernels. Mandrake has less of a stance on the issue, that is why NTFS support is in their kernels.


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