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  1. #1

    Floppy Problem

    hey, im using Fedora Core 2,
    i cant get my floppy working, it doesn't even read it.
    /mnt/floppy is empty,

    wen i start the computer with the floppy in there, it reads it, but when fedora starts up it doesn't read it.

    Thanks in advance

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    Linux Guru kkubasik's Avatar
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    post the contents of your /etc/fstab that is the most likly culprit. you probably arent automaticaly mounting the floopy try
    mount /dev/floppy /mnt/floppy
    and see if that works.
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    i no nothing about linux but id say listen to the guru, lol

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    3 things.

    1. That worked thanks!
    2. its really mount /dev/fd0 /mnt/floppy
    3. Wtf, why would you post that last message?

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