mmount




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Description
       The  mmount  command is used to mount an MS-DOS disk. It is only avail-
       able on Linux, as it is only useful if the OS kernel allows to  config-
       ure the disk geometry. Its syntax is:

       mmount msdosdrive [mountargs]

       Mmount  reads  the  boot sector of an MS-DOS disk, configures the drive
       geometry, and finally mounts it passing  mountargs  to  mount.   If  no
       mount  arguments  are specified, the name of the device is used. If the
       disk is write protected, it is automatically mounted read only.

See Also
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