Problem mounting Windows. iso-8859-1 not found.

J. Greenlees jaqui at
Fri Jan 14 14:31:28 PST 2005

rhubarbpie at wrote:
> I'm successfully booting into LFS 6.0 but cannot mount Windows.  I
> receive the errors:
> FAT: IO charset iso8859-1 not found
> mount: wrong fs type,bad option, bad superblock on /dev/hda1, or too
> many mounted file systems
> I regularly mount Windows with my Mandrake distribution and have made
> the entry in /etc/fstab.  I've also compiled FAT and VFAT into the
> kernel.  I'm also attempted building both as modules without success.
> ?
windows is either ntfs ( nt 2k xp ) or fat / vfat ( 9x, me )
the charset is codepage 850, not iso 8859-1


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