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Old 03-04-2004, 01:50 AM   #1
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Post msdos formatted floppy showing 8.3 filenames

In slackware 9.1, on mounting msdos formatted floppies, the filenames were show in 8.3 format. how to solve this problem?

my /etc/fstab for /dev/fd0 shows 'auto' for filesystem type.
Old 03-04-2004, 09:25 AM   #2
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Edit the /etc/filesystems file to put 'vfat' before 'msdos'. If you don't have one, create a new one based on /proc/filesystems


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