>>Say, I forgot to mention that I'm running colinux on WinXP Home. Do
>>other people see this problem? Perhaps it's peculiar to XP. It's
>>quite easy to test: if you have a raw partition (not a file) on, say,
>>/dev/cobd2, just do a "file -s /dev/cobd2" and see if it gives you
>>"empty" or the partition type...
> I'm using Windows XP Pro and running the RedHat 9 ext3 1gb image under
> coLinux-20040319. I had to install the "file" package via apt-get first.
> Then the command "file -s /dev/cobd2" also gives me "empty" even though
> I can mount this device (a VFAT partition located at
> \Device\HarddiskVolume4) on my RedHat VM.
Ditto here. However, as said earlier, this prevents me from mounting the
device. I am willing to spend time debugging this, but I could use
some pointers where to start looking. Ideas?