Debugging a mount problem

mpainf at mpainf at
Thu Jul 18 13:49:23 EST 2002

> On Thu, 18 Jul 2002, Chris Brittain wrote:
> > Try mount /dev/sda1 rather than /dev/sda.  Works for me with my
> > DSC-P1.
> Yeppo. The secret was to compile the kernel with more USB options, 
> then use sda1 (dispite dmesg saying sda).

But isn't /dev/sda indicating the drive itself (which is what the 
kernel has found), while /dev/sda1 being the first partition? 
a'la /dev/hda vs /dev/hda1.

Mark P.
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