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how can i read my ubuntu drive under windows 9x


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#1 starcraftmaster

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Posted 02 July 2009 - 07:52 AM

hey guys
just wounding how can i still use my ubuntu drive under windows me
i like to have some thing like fs-driver(only works on nt platforms) mabye theres a older fs driver for win me

or should i just reformat ubuntu in fat32 ? can you guys tell me how to get my updates files
as the update files were over 100mb

or should i parition the 20 gb ubuntu drive so there be 4 gb (whats the lowest gb i should go ?) left for ubuntu and then parition the other space into 16gb and format it in fat32 so both OS can use the 16gb drive as space ?
can you guys tell me how i would do that ?

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Posted 02 July 2009 - 11:58 AM

I would recommend making a shared FAT partition. The lowest I would go for the Ubuntu partition is 10GB, just to be safe.
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Posted 02 July 2009 - 12:35 PM

Its hard to access ext3 Linux partition from Windows Me, so why not access Windows fat32 partition from within Ubuntu ?
Ubuntu can access Fat16/32, NTFS and others.

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Posted 02 July 2009 - 02:13 PM

Its hard to access ext3 Linux partition from Windows Me

It's hard to access FAT from Windows Me :thumbsup:

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Posted 02 July 2009 - 02:18 PM

Try http://www.chrysocome.net/explore2fs .

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Posted 02 July 2009 - 11:07 PM

Its hard to access ext3 Linux partition from Windows Me

It's hard to access FAT from Windows Me :thumbsup:



thats a lie and you know it
windows me is the best

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Posted 02 July 2009 - 11:52 PM

windows me is the best

It is my duty to inform you that you've been banned from using a computer by the International Commission on Public Welfare. Sry... :thumbsup:

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Posted 03 July 2009 - 05:09 AM

windows me is the best

It is my duty to inform you that you've been banned from using a computer by the International Commission on Public Welfare. Sry... :thumbsup:


what ?

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Posted 03 July 2009 - 11:52 AM

A joke. A bad one, it seems. :thumbsup:

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Posted 04 July 2009 - 12:47 AM

A joke. A bad one, it seems. :thumbsup:


nah its a good one
just took a minute to work out
i was almost asleep lol




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