Acessing Ubuntu folders in Windows
glgxg at sbcglobal.net
Thu Jun 25 21:27:49 UTC 2009
On 06/25/2009 05:10 AM, Balaji Damodaran wrote:
> Few days back, I saw a mail in this list which explained about
> installing an application in windows which would allow a windows user to
> view/modify files in the ubuntu hard drive [if the system was on dual
> I missed that mail, Can anyone give the application name or any other
> ways to do this?
One added note of caution using the programs recommended: because your
windows OS will have R+W access to the ext2/3 drive/partion, Windows
viruses, trojans, et al will also have access. I recommend that you only
enable Read access instead of R/W access unless you are *very* confident
of your environment and system security skills.
Also, if you are going to use a program such as those suggested, I'd
also recommend that you install a linux based antivirus program to
perform an on-demand scan from linux. My recommendation is Bitdefender:
License is free for non-commercial single user use.
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