INTERFACING WITH NTFS
jhary at unsane.co.uk
Mon Mar 5 21:28:32 UTC 2007
Parker Brown wrote:
> Using the FreeBSD booter to manage both Windoz XP and FreeBSD 6.1 on
> the same SCSI drive. Under FreeBSD I've got XP mounted, and I've been
> able to examine the XP directories, but when I try to copy data or the
> contents of directories from FreeBSD to XP (using cp -R ), nothing
> copies, and I get error messages that say the TARGET files don't exist.
> Is FreeBSD not capable of copying into NTFS? Has anyone else had the
> same problem?
Write access from mount_ntfs is still somewhat experimental read the man
page for more info. If you need write access to NTFS i'd recommend using
the fusefs-ntfs port. This needs to install fusefs-kmod which requires
the kernel sources which you can install via sysinstall if you havent.
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