Long filenames on floppies

Mike Hildebrandt mikehild at insight.org
Wed Nov 15 10:04:40 PST 2000


Ah, never thought of that.  Thanks!  Mandrake has supermount so I never need
to manually mount the floppy.  Looks like I'll be adding another alias to
..bash_profile tonight... Or maybe just download the source for supermount.
=)

-----Original Message-----
From: highos at mickey.bcpub.com [mailto:highos at mickey.bcpub.com]On Behalf
Of Jesse Tie Ten Quee
Sent: Wednesday, November 15, 2000 8:57 AM
To: lfs-apps at linuxfromscratch.org
Subject: Re: Long filenames on floppies


Yo,

On Wed, Nov 15, 2000 at 09:56:29AM -0800, Mike Hildebrandt wrote:
> Does anyone know what I can do to fix this?  I have everything FAT-related
> compiled into the kernel, and as I mentioned above, the filenames on my HD
> are fine, and it's just the ones on the floppy that are getting truncated.

mount the partition with the vfat filesystem.

-
Jesse Tie Ten Quee - highos at highos dot com

--
Unsubscribe: send email to lfs-apps-request at linuxfromscratch.org
and put unsubscribe in the subject header of the message


-- 
Unsubscribe: send email to lfs-apps-request at linuxfromscratch.org
and put unsubscribe in the subject header of the message




More information about the blfs-support mailing list