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Re: Long FAT filenames and Linux ?

On Sun, 7 Sep 1997, Michael Legart wrote:

> Just wondering if it is possible so make Linux read/write long 
> filenames and a FAT partition ? (FAT16 - with 95win)
> I have the VFAT module installed, but it doesn't seem to work...

You probably also have msdos fs support which is operating by default.
Have you tried specifying the vfat type in your mount command?

	mount -t vfat /dev/hda1 /mnt

The above command should give you the behavior that you want.



Syrus Nemat-Nasser <syrus@ucsd.edu>    UCSD Physics Dept.

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