Re: [PARPORT] parallel-port ZIP-100 drive problems

From: Tim Waugh (
Date: Thu Jun 08 2000 - 15:19:28 EDT

  • Next message: Paul Moroz: "[PARPORT] parallel-port ZIP-100 drive problems"

    On Thu, Jun 08, 2000 at 12:06:26PM -0700, Paul Moroz wrote:

    > However, the mount command fails (maybe I cannot find the correct letter
    > for the
    > device?). The example output is:
    > /root> mount -t vfat /dev/sdb4 /mnt/zip
    > mount: /dev/sdb4 is not a valid block device
    > I cannot use /dev/sda4, as it's usually advised, because that is one of
    > partitions on my disk.

    Use the 'dmesg' command to see what messages imm gave when it loaded.
    It should tell you where to find the device.


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