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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a big confusion in mounting........so please tell me whats the exact meaning of it nd do other os have this concept or not? (8 Replies)
Discussion started by: Mac91
2. Filesystems, Disks and Memory
I generally use mount many times to mount an iso image or as a bind between directories or mounting a squash file system. Y does one require root permission to do a mount --bind between two of his own directories or just mount an iso/squash image in directory he owns? Also I wish mount had an... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: bbala
I thought it may be nice to use rdiff-backup to backup my websites to a thumb drive. But all the capital letters are substituted with octal escape codes. How can I over come this?
There are no issues backing up to another ext3 drive.
The source drive is ext3 the thumb drive is vfat mounted... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: mikemc
I mounted disk which have two partition C: , D: ( i am not sure if both partition have same file system) with this commad:
mount -t msdosfs /dev/ad2s1 /mnt/windows
but this is mounted only first partition with fat file system. ( in windows XP C: )
How can i mount another partition... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: sniper007
how can i mount windows file system into solaris using vfstab or mount command. also please tell me how to display the partition information. (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: ajoy patel
6. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Hello, I am trying to mount a second scsi hard drive on a SCO box. (5.0.5.) And I can't figure out what the device file for it is so I can mount it. Can anyone help me?
thanks. (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: iconn
7. Filesystems, Disks and Memory
Hi everyone, this is the first time I have ever properly used Linux - I run Red Hat Linux 8. I have two hardrives, my main 80gig, and my "extra" 15gig, I would like to be able to gain access to my 15gig and view the files. I know to view files on a floppy disk or a cd you need to mount the... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: mo0ness
8. Filesystems, Disks and Memory
I have a question about mounting a file system as readable.
I have the following line in my fstab for that purpose:
/dev/hda1 /mnt/nt vfat defaults 0 0
It mounts the filesystem but I can only read from this, not write :( what do I have to change to make it readable?
TIA! (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: D-Lexy