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9th August 2005, 07:44 PM
i have done http://fedoranews.org/mediawiki/index.php/Fedora_Core_4_Linux_Installation_Notes#NTFS_suppor t_.28for_mounting_your_Windows_partition.29: but i still cant save files to my NTFS partition. how can i make it so i can writing files to my NTFS partition?

9th August 2005, 07:47 PM
Currently, the kernel NTFS driver does not support writing to NTFS, only reading from it.

If you want to write, look into captive-ntfs

9th August 2005, 07:47 PM
I know in the past times I tried this the means of doing it was VERY experimental. I have not tried to do writing to NTFS, but reading has been easy. What are you wanting to do here? Are you looking to use it as a means of moving files beteen systems? There is a tool that allows you to read/write data to Linux EXT partitions, not sure if it currently supports version 3 though. Can you give us more details on what you are trying to accomplish?