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Date:      Mon, 21 Oct 1996 03:13:19 -0400 (EDT)
From:      Snob Art Genre <benedict@echonyc.com>
To:        Robert Eckardt <roberte@mep.ruhr-uni-bochum.de>
Cc:        Greg Lehey <grog@lemis.de>, roberte@mep.ruhr-uni-bochum.de, questions@FreeBSD.org
Subject:   Re: Making a DOS Partition writeable
Message-ID:  <Pine.SOL.3.91.961021031112.16608A-100000@echonyc.com>
In-Reply-To: <199610201810.UAA07671@ghost.mep.ruhr-uni-bochum.de>

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On Sun, 20 Oct 1996, Robert Eckardt wrote:

> 
> Please, anyone correct me, but mounting a DOS-FS could -- under certain
> circumstances -- corrupt the BSD-FS !?!?
> 

Shortly after I installed FreeBSD, I was running two finds on different
virtual consoles, with /msdos mounted, and my machine crashed hard.  When
it came back up, my entire FreeBSD installation was hosed.  I can't say it
was definitely due to msdosfs, but I suspect it. 




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