On Saturday 02 August 2008, joeb wrote: > On 6.2 release of FBSD trying to mount a usb flash memory stick. The > stick has a msdos file system on it and has been loaded with files using > windows xp. When I plug the stick into my FBSD box I get console msg > about da0 device as usb flash memory stick. All looks good at this point. > When is issue this command, mount_msdosfs /dev/da0 /mnt I get this > error msg ' invalid argument' . Also tried this format of the command > with same results. mount -t msdos /dev/da0 /mnt (note typing error > on msdos in first post. Sorry)
Most of the time usb drives are partitioned like regular hard drives. Do an "ls /dev/da0*" to see what you have, but you'll probably want: mount -t msdos /dev/da0s1 /mnt JN _______________________________________________ firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"