The name of windows-partition changed without any reason!
scamu at no-log.org
Fri Sep 22 19:22:04 UTC 2006
This 'strange' character might come from the partition encoding. My
sudo gedit /etc/fstab :
/dev/hda1 /media/hda1 vfat defaults,utf8,umask=007,gid=46
And replace utf8 with the following encoding : Windows-1252 .
Tell if it works.
22 Sep 2006 19:57:17 +0200 Petar Milin <pmilin at ff.ns.ac.yu> wrote:
> Sorry for posting this question again, but I am getting nervous and
> afraid of some serious further problems and/or crashes.
> The day before yesterday, strange thing happened in mu Ubuntu 6.06: I
> lost the name of my win-partition, under the icon on my Desktop.
> Previously, and from the beginning of the Dapper-instalation, the name
> of win-partition was '/media/hda1', and now, strange character
> appeared: ''. The only thing I have done is defragmentation of
> win-fat32-partition (from windows, of course), but nothing within
> Linux. I haven't touched fstab or something of that kind.
> How is that possible? Can I have the proper name back?
> Petar Milin
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