[plug] transfer some files between NT4 machines and linux

Bill Kenworthy billk at iinet.net.au
Thu Apr 8 12:18:36 WST 2004

NT needs to be up - its equipment controllers and you cant shut them
down to transfer alignment or image files in the middle of a run.  Plus
this needs to user level stuff - I dont want to have to be here to do


On Thu, 2004-04-08 at 10:13, Leon Blackwell wrote:
> On Thu, Apr 08, 2004 at 09:38:21AM +0800, Bill Kenworthy wrote:
> > I am trying to transfer some files between NT4 machines and linux using
> > a USB key.  Just found out that NT4 doesnt support USB and the only
> > add-on packages seem to be propriety.  Does anyone have any suggestions
> > or reccomendations on a driver that works?
> A bootable linux disc?  :)
> Seriously, though -- you should be able to boot from a linux disc and do
> this, so long as the disc has been built with support for your USB key
> and for reading NTFS (which I assume is what your NT4 boxes are using).

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