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Re: [opensuse-factory] Can't mount fat32 USB sticks anymore
On 2017-06-25 10:43, Andrei Borzenkov wrote:
25.06.2017 11:33, Pierre de Villemereuil пишет:

Let's just say this was a gigantic mess,

You successfully destroyed any possibility to investigate and fix it. Do
not complaint when you see it again next time ...

He has more sticks with that problem :-)

If you want to investigate, just burn an ISO image to a stick, then
partition and format as FAT. Oh, but we probably need to use the same
tools as he used for formatting. What did you use, Pierre?

To avoid this happening again, just write a hundred megabytes of zeroes
to the raw stick from its start to erase an ISO. Maybe 10 Mb suffices,
maybe 1 Mb.

I have seen this problem before.

Cheers / Saludos,

Carlos E. R.
(from 42.2 x86_64 "Malachite" at Telcontar)

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