How to Use Floppy Disks and CD-ROMs

Chiaki Nakata


This chapter explains how to use floppy disks and CD-ROMs.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction
1.1. About Kernel Support
1.2. Things to Remember
2. Formatting Floppy Disks
3. Using dos Floppy Disks
4. Mounting Floppy Disks
4.1. Using the ext2 File System
4.2. Using the dos File System
5. Using CD-ROMs
6. Enabling General Users to Mount Media
7. Auto Mounting
8. Duplicating Floppy Disks with the dd Command
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