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Re: [SLE] Cannot mount floppy in 8.0
  • From: Anders Johansson <andjoh@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 29 Apr 2002 19:09:29 +0200
  • Message-id: <200204291909.29184.andjoh@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Monday 29 April 2002 18:53, Art Fore wrote:
> Turns out the "usr" was already "user". Typo when copying I guess, anyhow,
> when I click on the floppy icon, I get Could not mount device. The reported
> error was: mount: can't find /floppy in /etc/fstab or /etc/mtab. When I
> check the properties in the icon, the device is listed is fd0 which by the
> way, is also in the /dev directory also. /media/floppy also exists, but
> there is no /floppy in the fstab, only the line with the /dev/fd0
> /media/floppy etc.
>
> Sure does not make sense to me.
>
> Art

I suggest you remove the icon, then right-click on the desktop and select
"create new" -> "Floppy device". You should be able to select "/dev/fd0
(/media/floppy)" from the drop down on the "Device" tab.

Anders

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