Re: [SLE] Windows C
From: David Alan Blomberg (dblomber_at_davelinux.com)
To: DB Troll <firstname.lastname@example.org> Date: 22 Jan 2004 20:49:34 +0900
On Thu, 2004-01-22 at 04:58, DB Troll wrote:
> Terje J. Hanssen wrote:
> > David DB Troll wrote:
> >> Lee wrote:
> >> >On Tuesday 20 January 2004 01:45, DB Troll wrote:
> >> >>Why would I have no windows c: on my system, I have the windows C: in
> >> >>the kde but its shows
> >> >>as 0 bits of info. I used to be able to go to this but can no longer
> >> >>change things or read anything
> >> >>on C:
> >> >
> >> >It is mounted I assume ? If not, try that..
> >> Even when mounted it shows 0 files in 0 directorys. There is no icon on
> >> mu desktop either.
> > Check if the Windows diskpartition has an entry, mountpoint, correct
> > filetype and arguments in /etc/fstab ?
> > If not, edit this file.
> > When selecting a custom disk partitioning for Linux (expert selection),
> > I discovered that the SuSE installation program didn't automatically
> > include the Windows partitions. I had to manually create the mount
> > points (fx /Windows/C_vfat and /Windows/D_ntfs) for them to get them
> > included.
> > After (re)mounting, icons (C_vfat and D_ntfs) should be available on the
> > desktop. Clicking on them should start the browser and list their
> > content.
> > Terje
> Here is my /etc/fstab
> > /dev/hda3 / reiserfs defaults 1 2
> > /dev/cdrecorder /media/cdrecorder auto ro,noauto,user,exec 0 0
> > /dev/cdrom /media/cdrom auto ro,noauto,user,exec 0 0
> > devpts /dev/pts devpts defaults 0 0
> > /dev/fd0 /media/floppy auto noauto,user,sync 0 0
> > proc /proc proc defaults 0 0
> > usbdevfs /proc/bus/usb usbdevfs noauto 0 0
> > /dev/hda1 /windows/C vfat noauto,user 0 0
> > /dev/hdd4 /media/zip auto noauto,user 0 0
> > /dev/hda2 swap swap pri=42 0 0
> As you can see it includes the /windows/C as /dev/hda1 and I believe all
> the rest is in order.
> Should I try too remount it.
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What I am seeing looks like ntfs windows but trying to load as
vfat--please confirm via:
fdisk -l /dev/hda
(As an aside never trust anyone who recommends fdisk commands with out
first reading the man page if you are not familiar with the switch -l in
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