[SATLUG] Puppy Problem: Importing e-mail addresses

Andrew Pickens wg5o at sbcglobal.net
Thu Dec 4 20:29:44 CST 2008

Sea Monkey, the supplied client.  It seems to be a close relative of 


Nathan wrote:
> The import should give you a dialog box.  You need to move 'UP' a few folders until you see the 'mnt', then click on that and choose the fd0.
> What program are you trying to import to?
> Nathan
> --- wg5o at sbcglobal.net wrote:
> From: Andrew Pickens <wg5o at sbcglobal.net>
> To: The San Antonio Linux User's Group Mailing List <satlug at satlug.org>
> Subject: Re: [SATLUG] Puppy Problem: Importing e-mail addresses
> Date: Thu, 04 Dec 2008 18:03:08 -0600
> I can mount the floppy, but I can't find the path from "Import" to the 
> floppy, or the Desktop, either.
> Andy
> Benjamin wrote:
>> Whoops, sorry about the blank message. Must have accidentally hit 
>> "send" on that one. :P
>> Anyway . . .
>> On Dec 4, 2008, at 8:34 AM, Andrew Pickens <wg5o at sbcglobal.net> wrote:
>>> I want to import e-mail addresses from a floppy. I can find the 
>>> import function in the e-mail client, but can't figure out how to get 
>>> to the floppy or the desktop.
>> I'm assuming you have a dialog asking for a file path and you don't 
>> know the path. I don't know exactly how Puppy does it, but a floppy 
>> often mounts at /mnt/floppy or /mnt/fd0, and your desktop is often 
>> located at /home/username/Desktop (note capitalization).
>> Benjamin

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