Switch to Root on Ubuntu live USB

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Issue


Switch to Root on Ubuntu live USB
I must absolutely mount an internal floppy drive under Ubuntu to download and burn a file to my BIOS. My problem is that I'm unable to switch to root.

Solution


Try this one:
  • sudo mount -t msdos /dev/fd0 /mnt/fd
Published by aakai1056. Latest update on August 10, 2011 at 10:22 AM by aakai1056.
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