Re: New Kernel

D. Chiodo (
Thu, 7 Nov 1996 13:42:59 -0500 (EST)

This message is in MIME format. The first part should be readable text,
while the remaining parts are likely unreadable without MIME-aware tools.
Send mail to for more info.

Content-Type: TEXT/PLAIN; CHARSET=ISO-8859-1
Content-ID: <>

Recompile your existing kernel (assuming its >2.0.x) to support "VFAT"
partitions. Then reboot to that kernel, and you should be able to mount
the 95 partition.

On Wed, 6 Nov 1996, Brian Miller wrote:

> Date: Wed, 6 Nov 1996 12:07:36 -0500
> From: Brian Miller <>
> To:
> Subject: New Kernel
> I am new to Linux and was trying to upgrade my version to 2.0.24. I
> downloaded the appropriate files through my ISP and was running Windows95.
> The files are way to big to get on disk, and I don't know how to make Linux
> see my Win95 drive. I tried mounting it as msdos, but it kept giving me
> errors. Any help would be appreciated.
> Brian Miller