Re: mount misbehaves in 2.4.0-test6 and test7

From: Igmar Palsenberg (
Date: Mon Aug 28 2000 - 17:37:38 EST

On Tue, 29 Aug 2000, Bill Maidment wrote:

> Hi
> I am trying to access a Sony DSC-F505V Digital Camera via USB and
> everything goes well until I try to mount the files system with:
> mount /dev/sda -t msdos /mnt/camera

You try to mount a disk, not a partition :)

It's probably /dev/sda1 or so.

> I get:
> mount: fs type msdos not supported by kernel

In your case, modprobe fat


To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to
Please read the FAQ at

This archive was generated by hypermail 2b29 : Thu Aug 31 2000 - 21:00:22 EST