talking to a DOS floppy, at least
julesg at newebmail.com
Thu Dec 2 16:09:39 PST 2004
no, i write to MS-DOS file system's all the time. Sometimes on floppy,
But now I am trying to write to a floppy mounted via the USB port, and I
get a "busy" whenever I try to write to a floppy.
I do a:
mount -t msdos /dev/da0 /mnt/flp
to get it mounted.
> Jules Gilbert wrote:
>> I can read a DOS floppy under my FB5.2.1, on a DELL 1150 Inspiron
>> system with an external floppy.
>> But I can not write to a floppy.
> If you're saying that you can't write to a DOS floppy under FreeBSD, I
> believe that is normal behavior. DOS and NTFS support in FreeBSD is
> read-only if I'm not mistaken (I'm sure someone will be kind enough to
> correct me if I am).
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