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Old 06-02-2002, 08:35 AM   #1
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mounting ntfs

I have slackware 8.0 installed in a dual boot with xp pro i want to mount my ntfs partition so i can use it with wine. i have recompiled it with in the kernel so it will support it but what do i do now?
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Two options

1) At the command line type 'mount -t ntfs /dev/hda1 /mnt/point'

2) If you'd like the partition mounted automatically when the machine is booted, add an entry to /etc/fstab along the lines of:

/dev/hda1 /mnt/point ntfs defaults 0 0

Old 06-02-2002, 09:25 AM   #3
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thank you very much i will try that
Old 06-02-2002, 11:43 PM   #4
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Do yourself a huge favor and make sure you don't enable write support.. at least not if you want to run WinNT again without jumping through a bunch of hoops to fix the file system.....


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