Floppy drive not responding.
hermanaa at gmail.com
Fri Jun 26 11:00:29 UTC 2009
On Fri, 2009-06-26 at 12:38 +0200, Carl Friis-Hansen wrote:
> On Fri, June 26, 2009 11:42, HermanAA wrote:
> > my (newly added) floppy does not show up.
> > Cannot mount drive ... seems to be the problem.
> > The floppy drive is working under WINdows.
> > I must be doing something wrong in the setup.
> > my fstab : (bulk removed)
> > # /etc/fstab: static file system information.
> > #
> > # <file system> <mount point> <type> <options> <dump> <pass>
> > # /dev/sda7
> > UUID=30e9fe48-0445-caa3-7ca4-df11b4f31f5b none swap sw
> > $
> > /dev/scd0 /media/cdrom0 udf,iso9660 user,noauto,exec,utf8 0
> > 0
> > /dev/fd0 /media/floppy0 auto rw,user,noauto 0 0
> It seams to be set to automount, thus as soon as you insert a working
> floppy in the drive, you should have /media/floppy0 available.
It does not check for a floppy, period. AFAICT.
(I have tried about 10 floppies)
The system does not see the Floppy-drive looks like.
Herman in PHL.
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