techgeek.in's Avatar, Join Date: Dec 2009
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Originally Posted by pankaj.sea View Post
Suppose Mr. Raju is trying to mount a hard drive partion in Fedora or Red Hat linux, by giving a simple command

But every time he gets error that OS is unable to mount the file system, which belongs to a Windows system. User may force mount the drive. The drive is of Capacity 50GB!
So, what command should he use to force mount it!
Its too simple!!

mount -t ntfs /dev/sda1 /mnt -o force
The file system must be ntfs as the disk size is too lager than FAT system's maximum capacity!
pankaj.sea's Avatar, Join Date: Apr 2009
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Congrats Techgeek! You're correct!