Security concern

Bill Liao lwlw1988 at
Thu Jun 24 00:37:41 UTC 2010

fat32 seems not to be the prob

2010/6/24, chris <chevhq at>:
> On Wed, 2010-06-23 at 16:30 -0700, Ashley Benton wrote:
>> Hi,
>> I plugged an external hard drive into Ubuntu 9:10 and it didn't se it.
>> The hard drive seemed to  be working but Ubuntu didn't see it.
>> The owner told me that it was fat32 and working with Windows. My
>> question is why Ubuntu didn't see the hard drive and could the hard
>> drive do something
>> (download files on the computer, install something or download files
>> from the computer...)
>> I checked the kernel log, sys log, debug log, daemon log and user log
>> and didn't see anything concerning the hard drive.
>> Thanks
>> Meg
> Install the ntfs programs from the repositories.  These are needed to
> allow access to fat systems
> Cheers the kiwi
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