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Re: [SLE] LILO boot order on LILO diskette
On 10 May 2001, at 19:33, Peter B. Van Campen wrote:

> mount /dev/fd0 /mnt/floppy gets "mount point /mnt/floppy does not
> exist"
> mount /dev/fd0 /floppy gets "you must specify filesystem type"

it sounds like you need the "-t" option when you mount the floppy.
What type of filesystem is the floppy formatted? Perhaps "msdos"
or "ext2".

If the floppy is msdos format the mount command should be:
mount -t msdos /dev/fd0 /floppy

just replace the parameter for the "-t" option with the appropriate
filesystem type.

Let me know how it goes.


Dale Schuster
MIS Manager
Lake Tahoe Horizon Casino Resort

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