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Old 11-12-2004, 01:42 PM   #1
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external usb drive


is there a program out there to make mandrake 10 read a external usb ntfs drive like lindows does ?i read the info that this site posts on the subject but its pretty drastic and involves reformatting drive to fat 32

any help would be appreciated
 
Old 11-12-2004, 05:02 PM   #2
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Eh, what do you mean?

Mandrake can read an NTFS USB drive just fine.
 
Old 11-12-2004, 05:17 PM   #3
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usb drive

i connect the external usb drive and mandrake detects it immediatley and an icon appears on desktop and mandrake classifys it as a hard disc removable but when i double click to view contents of drive i can not view anything stored on drive ?completely blank

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Old 11-12-2004, 06:06 PM   #4
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Have you tried mounting the drive from a console?

What happens when you try?

Also try as root.
 
  


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