Re: 2 things: ppp and mounting drives

Subject: Re: 2 things: ppp and mounting drives
From: JP Rosevear (
Date: Tue Oct 26 1999 - 13:00:55 MDT

Allen & Maura Harrison wrote:
> Dear Yellow Gurus:
> I have a mac pp 8600/200 and a couple of questions (I am a newbie to linux):
> 1.
> How do I mount my floppy, internal zip, and cdrom? I have tried every
> combination of mount command, specifying every type and mount point, and
> none work (e.g. "mount -t hfs /dev/fdo /mnt/floppy" ; "mount -t auto
> /dev/fd0 /mnt/floppy" ; and other permutations as listed in the man pages.
> Sometimes I get an error (515?). In any case I can not seem to mount these
> devices. I want all users to be able to access the devices.

Could you be more specific on the error message?


JP Rosevear
Arcavia Software Ltd.
(905) 853-7714

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