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Minixfs and removable media
I'm using removable discs (ZIP), some of them with a minix filesystem,
some of them with a TOS filesystem. After booting the machine I can
either insert a minix disc or a TOS disc and everything works fine.
Chnging the disc (without rebooting) for another one with a filesystem
of the same type also works fine. The problem arises if I change to a
disc with a filesystem of another type: I get messages saying that the
filesystem is unreadable.
I think the MiNT kernel tries to determine the type of a filesystem on a
partition the first time this partition is accessed, but is unable (or
unwilling?) to recheck after a media change.
Any suggestions what could be done to enable the media change without
BTW: I'm posting this from work, my home address is