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Hi All, while mount pendirve in RHEL 6.0, facing nfs filesystem problem Error mounting: mount: unknown filesystem type 'ntfs' thanks...
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    Hi All,

    while mount pendirve in RHEL 6.0, facing nfs filesystem problem

    Error mounting: mount: unknown filesystem type 'ntfs'

    thanks

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    facing nfs filesystem problem
    Do you mean NTFS not nfs ? I think you need ntfs-3g package to access ntfs on Linux.
    https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/NTFS-3G
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    What Lakshmipathi said.

    Since you are on RHEL, get the EPEL repo installed (see here) then you can do:
    Code:
    yum install ntfs-3g
    when you mount the pendrive, you may have to manually specify the file system type:
    Code:
    mount -t ntfs-3g /dev/blah /mnt/blah

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