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Thanks a milliard! Thank you very much! -- Dipl.-Phys. In order to create the device file do" mknod /dev/fd0 b 2 64 That's assuming that they are the same type of machine. Acknowledgement sent to Fabian Greffrath : Extra info received and forwarded to list. his comment is here

Very limited knowledge except how to display a directory listing and change directories. I must need to clean my bi-focals!drjim · actions · 2001-Aug-10 5:37 pm · Cruzin8join:2000-09-28

Cruzin8 to drjim Member 2001-Aug-10 6:04 pm to drjimsaid by drjim:The other thing is....you DO know Acknowledgement sent to Felix Zielcke : Extra info received and forwarded to list. machdohvahApril 8th, 2011, 03:33 AMOK, I looked at that file and I could not figure out what line I was suppose to comment out. http://www.linuxquestions.org/questions/debian-26/dev-fd0-gone-i-can't-mount-floppy-214035/

If you'd like to contribute content, let us know. Here's what the fd0 entry looks like on machine #2: brw-rw-rw- 2 bin bin 2, 64 Jan 23 13:56 fd0 Is there an easy way to rebuild the missing fd0 device? No further changes may be made. ForumsJoin Search similar:Need help with MOVE command in BAT[rant] can't buy floppies any more by retail#@$!!

I'll be glad when we get our last couple of boxes switched over.Anyway.....If it's Unix, then you'll probably have to search out the correct commands. This book contains many real life examples derived from the author's experience as a Linux system and network administrator, trainer and consultant. Anyone else have any ideas! What could be the cause?

I check in /dev/ and see that there is an fd directory, but no fd0. Thanks again. · actions · 2001-Aug-11 2:26 pm · drjimMVMjoin:2000-06-13Long Beach, CA drjim MVM 2001-Aug-11 4:39 pm Hmmmmm....Is this a UNIX system, or a LINUX system? I verified this with:su -cd /cd floppyls -l (tells me no files are present in the directory)Then I use cd / to get back and try:mount /floppy /dev/fd0 which still returns:Cannot https://ubuntuforums.org/archive/index.php/t-1722562.html Mount: How can user mount vfat floppy with module? 11.

robbow52 View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries Find More Posts by robbow52 08-06-2004, 05:35 PM #8 robbow52 Member Registered: Oct 2003 Location: Kentucky, If you need to reset your password, click here. Acknowledgement sent to Fabian Greffrath : Extra info received and forwarded to list. I've always had the root password, so I'm a little out of my element here!Good luck getting the password!drjim · actions · 2001-Aug-10 9:26 pm · Cruzin8join:2000-09-28

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Password Debian This forum is for the discussion of Debian Linux. Bonuses If I select both /dev/fd0 and /dev/hda and confirm my selection, the following error message appears on the terminal: grub-probe: error: Cannot stat `/dev/fd0' Invalid device `/dev/fd0'. OK. There is no block device /dev/fd0.

Reply With Quote 08-02-2003,10:52 PM #8 serz View Profile View Forum Posts Visit Homepage Registered User Join Date Apr 2003 Location Buenos Aires, Argentina Posts 4,221 Well, that's on your own... http://optimisersonpc.com/cannot-stat/cannot-stat-x710-64a.html See: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/D-Bus (../Udev, ../DeviceKit). They helped me google someone else that had the same problem! There is no "n" in unmount....it's just "umount".

I can't mount floppy! Message #32 received at [email protected] (full text, mbox, reply): From: Fabian Greffrath To: Fabian Greffrath Cc: Felix Zielcke , [email protected] Subject: Re: Bug#530848: Recommends to run grub-install against /dev/fd0 The command is: mount /media/floppy It doesn't work in Maverick Meerkat. weblink Or is that vfat.

Benham, 1997,2003 nCipher Corporation Ltd, 1994-97 Ian Jackson. Reported by: Fabian Greffrath Date: Thu, 28 May 2009 09:00:01 UTC Severity: minor Found in version grub2/1.96+20090523-1 Fixed in version grub2/1.96+20090602-1 Done: Felix Zielcke Bug is archived. It looks like this:mount /floppy /dev/fd0Note the space between 'mount' and '/floppy' and also between '/floppy' and '/dev/fd0'.drjim already caught the spelling error with 'umount'.

Message #10 received at [email protected] (full text, mbox, reply): From: Felix Zielcke To: Fabian Greffrath , [email protected] Subject: Re: Bug#530848: Recommends to run grub-install against /dev/fd0 Date: Thu, 28 May

I can format it and look at the contents, but can't mount it so I can run a script. Results 1 to 6 of 6 Thread: Stupid SCO Questions Tweet Thread Tools Show Printable Version Email this Page… Subscribe to this Thread… Search Thread Advanced Search Display Linear Mode On my machine the major and minor numbers for fd0 are '2, 0'. kapetrApril 7th, 2011, 12:56 PMI had Problems with floppy in U10.10 too.

Fabian Greffrath Ruhr-Universität Bochum Lehrstuhl für Energieanlagen und Energieprozesstechnik (LEAT) Universitätsstr. 150, IB 3/134 D-44780 Bochum Telefon: +49 (0)234 / 32-26334 Fax: +49 (0)234 / 32-14227 E-Mail: [email protected] [grub-pc_postinst_no-floppy.diff (text/x-patch, inline)] Message #15 received at [email protected] (full text, mbox, reply): From: Fabian Greffrath To: Felix Zielcke Cc: [email protected] Subject: Re: Bug#530848: Recommends to run grub-install against /dev/fd0 Date: Thu, 28 Or is that vfat. http://optimisersonpc.com/cannot-stat/cannot-stat-fre3vo.html I have seen in grub-pc.postinst that the grub-install command is called with the --no-floppy option.

Acknowledgement sent to Fabian Greffrath : New Bug report received and forwarded. I use wine-1.2.2 with ubuntu 10.10 - the Maverick Meerkat. I am having problems mounting the floppy USB drive. "Places -> Computer" sees an icon labelled "Floppy Drive", but it cannot see any files on the disk. "System -> Administration -> I tried the "su" command and the password request came up.

If there is a fd0 in your /dev, then make sure you are typing fd-zero in the terminal and not fd-CapitalO. To start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below. Somewhere (many years ago, in a galaxy far, far away) the letter 'n' was lost.The other thing is....you DO know the 'root' password? What should I do?

robbow52 View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries Find More Posts by robbow52 Thread Tools Show Printable Version Email this Page Search this Thread Advanced The floppy drive clunks and runs when I click the launcher, but the files are not read and the disk isn't mounted. I will try the other two syntax for mount from Flight Lead. Advanced Search Forum Community Help: Check the Help Files, then come here to ask!

I'm out! According to the Gnome Hardware Browser, the CD is located at /dev/scd0. Here's what finally worked.doscp /u/class...../filename.dat /dev/fd0:/filename.dat · actions · 2001-Aug-20 10:44 pm ·

Forums → Software and Operating Systems → Unix and Linux« .cda files not seen by Linux • Shouldn't this prevent it from probing the floppy drive at all? [Is there any reason why I get to read the grub-mkrescue manpage when I type "man grub-install" and have to

The diskette if formatted under unix and | > contains unix files. /mnt exists and is empty. | > | > # mount /dev/fd0 /mnt | > mount: cannot stat '/dev/fd0': LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Distributions > Debian /dev/fd0 gone! How do I recreate /dev/fd0 to access my floppy? Hmm...........

If your OS is fairly current, it should check the format and mount correctly:mount /floppy /dev/fd0If no errors, "df" to verify you have a new filesystem mounted on /floppycopy your file All rights reserved. Thanks in advance.

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