How Write To Win Drive?

Garrett Cooper youshi10 at
Sat Mar 31 21:39:38 UTC 2007

Stan Cooper wrote:
> Garrett Cooper writes:
>>> # ntfs-3g /dev/ad0s1 /win
>>> Failed to open /proc/filesystems: No such file or directory
>>> modprobe: not found
>>> Failed to open /proc/filesystems: No such file or directory
>>> Error opening partition device: Operation not permitted
>>> Failed to startup volume: Operation not permitted
>>> Failed to mount '/dev/ad0s1': Operation not permitted
>>> The NTFS partition is hibernated. Please resume Windows and turned it
>>> off properly, so mounting could be done safely.
>>> TIA,
>>> Stan
>> /proc's in this case's strictly a linux thing, right? IIRC fuse was 
>> ported from Linux, so some stuff may be in the wrong spots..
> 2So, in other words, wait for the developers to work out this bug? Or is there a way to work around it?
> Also, is it possible to mount and read/write to my thumb drive?
> TIA,
> Stan
    You sure it's NTFS? Many thumb drives get formatted to FAT32 when 
they are setup.
    Although FAT32 isn't as ideal as NTFS, it's portable and writable.

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