5.0-CURRENT: I/O error on mount_msdosfs for floppy disk
Eduardo Viruena Silva
mrspock at esfm.ipn.mx
Mon Apr 28 00:00:34 PDT 2003
> Is anybody else having trouble mounting FAT-formatted floppy disks
> (normal, 3.5", 1440KB floppies -- even unused, pre-formatted ones) on
yes, I am.
In 5.0-CURRENT AND 5.0-RELEASE
> Here's the output when I try to mount a FAT floppy (which reads/writes
> fine under Win2k/XP - used as one of several backups for some
> schoolwork (though I certainly don't trust my work to a single floppy,
> or a single media type in general)):
> terminator# mount_msdosfs /dev/fd0 /floppy
> mount_msdosfs: /dev/fd0: Input/output error
yep. I even cannot read floppies with mtools from the ports.
I'm not sure but it has been reported to be happening with
Intel motherboard [i815 and i850]
FreeBSD 4.7-RELEASEp10 works fine, 4.8-RELEASE too.
> I cvsup'd and rebuilt kernel and world 2 days ago, on April 25, but
> noticed this problem a couple weeks ago... My kernel config file has
> "device fdc" in it.
> I'll take this question to the -current list pending a the response I
> get here... :) Thanks!
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