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Read a Dos Disk

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I've Redhat 5.2. I need to read a dos disk but if I try to mount floppy with a dos disk inside, i get an error (bad fs type). Is there any way to read a dos disk please ?
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If your kernel supports msdos
it it mount -t msdos /dev/fd0 /mnt/floppy

then access it on /mtn/floppy

Else you have to compile your kernel for msdsos file system support
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Cool, it works  :)

Thanks and Happy new year :)

Jacoby.
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