RFA -- Mounting Internal Zip Drive
bof at americanisp.net
Sun Nov 12 04:55:22 GMT 2000
I am trying to mount my Iomega ATAPI internal ZIP 100 drive. According
to the /var/log/messages file:
/kernel: afd0: 96MB <Iomega ZIP 100 aTAPI> [342/64/96] at ata1-slave
Nothing I issue will mount the drive. If I issue
mount -t msdos /dev/afd0s4 /mnt or mount -t msdos /dev/afd0c /mnt
I get a device not configured message.
If I issue
mount_msdos /dev/afd0 /mnt or mount_msdos /dev/afd0c /mnt
I get a bad (or unrecognized, I don't remember) superblock
The disk in the drive is formatted as the standard ZIP disk, and under
Linux is seen as vfat on drive hdd4.
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