Gnome and FAT Partition
santiago_erquicia at yahoo.com.ar
Tue Sep 21 17:02:54 UTC 2004
On Tue, 2004-09-21 at 12:50 -0400, Danuvius wrote:
> Good Afternoon,
> I have just recently installed Ubuntu on a friend's computer. Things
> went reasonably well.
> However his mounted FAT partitions do not show up properly. All
> entries (including directories) show up as files on the mounted FAT
> partitions... so it is essentially impossible to browse those
> partitions. I also think (not sure) the filesizes show up as 0 bytes.
> My other filesystems are all reiserfs... and they seem to be just
I changed my /etc/fstab and added this line:
/dev/hda5 /windows vfat defaults,user,auto,showexec,umask=0 0 0
> Is this a Gnome problem? Is there something I need to install? I'd
> appreciate any help. Tried googling... but I'm not even sure how to
> ask the right question.
This is the bug https://bugzilla.ubuntu.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1291
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