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Mounting Usb Pendrive
Subject: Mounting Usb Pendrive
Author: martinmac    Posted: 2004-10-11 10:35:16    Length: 501 byte(s)
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This is probably a regular request from a new linux user but i have tried ways of doing it but they dont work, or im doing them wrong.

I have installed RedHat 9 onto my computer and i cant mount my 128mb usb pen drive or my 120gb Portable hard drive.  I can see them in the Hardware Browser but not in the mount menu.  I used a machine before with linux and it automatically found the pendrive and mounting was a doddle.

Please Help


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Subject: Mounting Usb Pendrive
Author: x86processor    Posted: 2004-10-12 12:41:18    Length: 628 byte(s)
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Post the output of:


Make a directory /mnt/usbdrive and try mounting the pen drive like this:

$mount /dev/sda1 /mnt/usbdrive

Do you have USB mass storage support compiled in your kernel? Which kernel are you using?

Linux is the kernel. The entire system is called GNU/Linux.

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Subject: Mounting Usb Pendrive
Author: martinmac    Posted: 2004-10-13 08:04:44    Length: 23 byte(s)
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Got it working, thanks
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