can't open floppy disc

Douglas Pollard dougpol1 at
Wed Aug 11 01:48:04 UTC 2010

On 08/10/2010 05:05 PM, Ric Moore wrote:
> On Tue, 2010-08-10 at 16:57 -0400, BC Planner wrote:
>> If XP and Ubu are on the same machine why not import the files into the XP
>> side and move them to Ubu from there.
>> Alternatively, copy the files to CD via XP and write to Ubu/OpenOffice via
>> the CD.
>> Just a thought; I used to do the move from Vista to Ubu.
> Isn't support for USB floppy a bios option? :) Ric
YEs I think it is in the bios for to start the computer from a floppy.  
. It used to be that  floppy support was in Ubuntu 9.8 and earlier but 
is not in 10.04 so I need to find a tutorial on how to install support.
Thanks, Doug

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