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# 1  
Old 02-04-2006
how to mount other partition?

dear all,
that is my problem :
c0d0p1 is nt,
c0d0p2 is solaris
and other on extended partition is pcfs,
so how can i mount it somewhere?
because i dont know which one connect from raw to block dev.
any help would be great... Smilie
# 2  
Old 02-05-2006
If your windows partition is NTFS as far as I know you will not be able to mount it under Solaris. If it was on another box, however, you could use SAMBA, but that is not an option here.

If it is FAT you can use pcfs

mount -F pcfs /dev/dsk/c0d0p1 /mnt

# 3  
Old 02-07-2006
thank you for the reply,

afaik the primary partition start with c0d0p1,2,3 right -
but how can i mount any partition thats on the extended partition (the next partition after 3 primary partition) ?

and how do I create the raw device pointer to block device pointer?

great help, thank you : )
# 4  
Old 02-07-2006
If sun want there os becoming famous they have to support NTFS as what FreeBSD do, about the pcfs mounting you can edit your /etc/vfstab to add lines for your pcfs to be mounted everytime you start the system, personally i find it alot convenient.
# 5  
Old 02-07-2006
hello again,

thank you for the reply guys,
but once again - i'm not talking NTFS here -
i just want to mount a PCFS partition on a logical drive (in MS term, maybe).

the harddrive may only consist of 3 primary and 1 extended + logical partitions , or 4 primary right? so :
c0d0p?? -> is extended partition - and this is my problem, right here... : )

great help once again, thank you : )
# 6  
Old 02-08-2006
mount -F pcfs /dev/dsk/c0d0p0:1 /whatever
try man mount
# 7  
Old 02-08-2006
thanks godmode,
i'll give it a try : )


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