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Devillion
post Jan 6 2004, 08:03 PM
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Hi, im sorry to bother you guys with a n00b question but i need to access my USB 1.1 External hard drive.
My windows OS has crashed, and i NEED to get the data off of thise drive, its extremely important, so if there is a way to access the drive without damaging the data, that would be great.

Im a real n00b, this is my first time on linux, though i am well versed in DOS and other command line OS.

EDIT- If its important, im using Libranet distro and the GNOME session.
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hughesjr
post Jan 12 2004, 10:45 PM
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try:

mount -t vfat -o umask=0777 /dev/sda1 /mnt/disk

or

mount -t vfat -o umask=777 /dev/sda1 /mnt/disk


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