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Re: VFAT: Very stupid question

On Thu, 2004-10-21 at 09:18 +0200, greg wrote:
> Hi,
> I try to mount a VFAT USB key on my Debian/pure64 distro without any success:
> root@grodeb:/home/greg\> mount -t vfat /dev/sda1 /media/usb/
> mount: wrong fs type, bad option, bad superblock on /dev/sda1,

Are you sure it's not something as simple as forgetting to build
the vfat driver?

>        or too many mounted file systems
> I can mount the key on a ix86 32 bit system.
> I don't think this is an USB problem, because I can mount the key when it's ext2 formated, all
> modules related to USB are loaded etc etc.
> I don't have any VFAT HD partition to make tests.
> I tried with FAT (msdos), same problem.
> So here is my question: is there someone here, who can mount VFAT or FAT with the
> kernel-image-2.6.8-amd64 ?

Ron Johnson, Jr.
Jefferson, LA USA
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