[SATLUG] floppy issue

Borries Demeler demeler at biochem.uthscsa.edu
Sat Apr 4 16:07:55 CDT 2015


On Sat, Apr 04, 2015 at 03:45:22PM -0500, Bruce Dubbs wrote:
> Borries Demeler wrote:
> >On Sat, Apr 04, 2015 at 12:06:08PM -0500, Bruce Dubbs wrote:
> >>Borries Demeler wrote:
> >>
> >>>>What mount command are you using?
> >>>
> >>>mount /dev/fd0 /mnt
> >>
> >>Try 'mount -t vfat /dev/fd0 /mnt'.
> >
> >no luck.
> >>
> >>Do you have /sbin/mkfs.vfat or /sbin/fsck.vfat?
> >>
> >lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root       8 Dec  4  2013 fsck.vfat -> fsck.fat*
> >lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root       8 Dec  4  2013 mkfs.vfat -> mkfs.fat*
> 
> Do either of those work?  If not, what error message do you get?
> Just stating the obvious, you are doing these tests as root, right?

I don't recall the error message and am now home and didn't leave a 
disk in the drive to check remotely, so will do it on Monday.

Yes, this is all as root.

-b.


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