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I wanna copy some of my files over. Is it possible?
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Do you use ext3 or Reiser?
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For simply copying files, most likely. Won't be able to use any of the programs or anything.
    
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http://www.howtoforge.com/access-lin...s-from-windows

Never used it myself, but maybe it can fit what you need.
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AKAeric's did it, thanks
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post #7 of 11
on ext3 yes, reiser* no.

but why?

i like that windows is unable to read my important partitions... keep those grubby worms/bots/trojans out of my /root !


be careful... if you install win* and connect to the internet, you may have 1, 2 or 3 thousand bots.
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post #8 of 11
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Originally Posted by theRemix View Post
on ext3 yes, reiser* no.

but why?

i like that windows is unable to read my important partitions... keep those grubby worms/bots/trojans out of my /root !


be careful... if you install win* and connect to the internet, you may have 1, 2 or 3 thousand bots.
Are you aware most of those programs cannot write to your ext3 partition, only read?
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post #9 of 11
Quote:
Originally Posted by wierdo124 View Post
Are you aware most of those programs cannot write to your ext3 partition, only read?
do you want those programs to be able to read your /etc/passwd file ?
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Quote:
Originally Posted by theRemix View Post
do you want those programs to be able to read your /etc/passwd file ?
True. Much safer to stick Windoze in a virtual machine, if you must run it at all. And build a separate rig for gaming.
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