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  1. #1

    zenwalk dosent show me my other hard drive

    hello im new to linux

    i have been using zenwalk linux for 2 weeks now i have 2 hard drives in my desktop and zenwalk seems to detect only one it was the c:/ in windows but it dosent detect my other 120gb hard drive which was the d:/ in windows xp


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    Linux User netstrider's Avatar
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    Jul 2005
    South Africa
    Hi dunes-dude,

    Give us the output of this command, you may require to change user to root and invoke it.

    Change to root: su (password and press enter)

    then: fdisk -l

    Paste the output here.

    Good luck!

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    i can see the hard disk in the terminal now ad dev/sdb1 but how can i acces it

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    Administrator MikeTbob's Avatar
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    Apr 2006
    Well, if you don't already have one, you need to create a mount point for it.
    mkdir /mnt/sdb1
    Then you can try mounting it, if you know the filesystem type.
    mount -t "type" /dev/sdb1 /mnt/sdb1
    Where "type" is your filesystem type such as ext3 or vfat
    Check the man page for mount.
    man mount
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