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Re: [SLE] Suse 9.1 - NTFS not supported
  • From: Jerry Feldman <gaf@xxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 31 May 2004 08:22:22 -0400
  • Message-id: <20040531082222.1bf3c659@xxxxxxxxxxx>
On Sun, 30 May 2004 20:08:04 +0200
Johan Sch <johansche@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> Hi,
> Suse 9.1 installed (new)
> kernel 2.6.4-54.5-default now installed after YOU on saturday.
>
> Now I found that I could not reach my win-xp on NTFS..found not in
> fstab..added with ro as usually. mount -a
> Surprise..mount: fs type NTFS not supported by kernel.
>
> When installing the 2nd drive with xp was there..but seem not to be
> detected. suse 9.0 had no problem.
I'm not sure why you did not get this feature in the kernel, but you can
install a patch. Here is the page from the SuSE support database.

http://portal.suse.com/sdb/en/1997/04/maddin_vfat32.html

And here is some more relevant information.
http://linux-ntfs.sourceforge.net/info/ntfs.html


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