[lug] vfat Doesn't Work With Windows 2000

dan radom dan at radom.org
Sat Nov 2 09:49:36 MST 2002

* SoloCDM (deedsmis at aculink.net) wrote:
> I have Linux Mandrake release 8.0 with Kernel 2.2.20-9.2mdk.
> The vfat isn't able to read any Windows 2000 diskettes.  What needs
> to be done to update vfat?

try fdisk -l /dev/hdXX to see the partition table, so you can make sure
it's really a vfat.  you may also need to modprobe vfat if support for
that filesystem is modular and not built into your kernel.


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