How to read/write/format MS-DOS floppy disks???

How to read/write/format MS-DOS floppy disks???

Post by GUAY Domin » Tue, 20 Jul 1999 04:00:00



Hi.
I need to do this under Linux.
Does anyone know if this can be done?
thanks,
D
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How to read/write/format MS-DOS floppy disks???

Post by toby » Tue, 20 Jul 1999 04:00:00


shell>mount -t msdos /dev/fd0 /mnt/floppy

or

shell>man mtools

You need to have support for msdos and fat fs built into the kernel or
the modules loaded: fat.o first, then msdos.o.

Toby


> Hi.
> I need to do this under Linux.
> Does anyone know if this can be done?
> thanks,
> D
> --