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

Ken Moffat ken at
Sat Jan 15 11:03:54 PST 2005

On Sat, 15 Jan 2005 rhubarbpie at wrote:

> Thank you.  Your instructions worked.  I assumed everything would
> automatically be built as both cp437 and iso8859-1 came up as defaults
> when I chose VFAT.

 Been there, done that, got the T-shirt ;)

> However, I could only get this working if I built them as modules.
> Compiling them into the kernel didn't work.  Should that be?

 Might be another part of the breakage.  I think the change went in to
2.6.9 at a very late stage, and perhaps 2.6.10 has already been fixed.
I'm reasonably happy using modules so I stopped investigating when I got
them working.

 das eine Mal als Tragödie, das andere Mal als Farce

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