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Re: [MiNT] drive letters (was: Kernal questions)
Martin-Eric Racine <email@example.com> writes:
|> > |> Last time I checked, fsck effectively does "fsck.ext2 e:" __NOT__
|> > |> "fsck /root" so it seems that filesystem checkers use drive letters.
|> > No. They use filesystem images. Whether they are located on a physical
|> > (block) device or as a plain file in another filesystem doesn't matter.
|> > Also, you _can_ say "fsck /root" and fsck will look up the (usual) mount
|> > point in /etc/fstab.
|> And that mount point is....? a filesystem _or_ DOS drive letter, AFAIR.
*DOS*???? Linux is Unix, not DOS!
Andreas Schwab "And now for something
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