gfloppy

Section: User Commands (1)
Updated: Aug 8 2002
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NAME

gfloppy - a simple floppy formatter for the GNOME  

SYNOPSIS

gfloppy

or select Floppy Formatter from the System submenu of the Applications menu.

or right click on the floppy icon on your desktop and select Floppy Formatter  

DESCRIPTION

gfloppy is a simple floppy formatter for Linux. It supports the DOS format and the ext2 file system. In order to create DOS floppies you need to have the mtools package installed. For full documentation see the Floppy Formatter online help.  

OPTIONS

In addition to the standard GNOME options gfloppy supports the following one.
--device=DEVICE
The device to format (instead of /dev/floppy/0or/dev/fd0).
 

AUTHOR

Floppy Formatter was written by Jonathan Blandford (<jrb@redhat.com>). This manual page was written by Jochen Voss <voss@mathematik.uni-kl.de>.  

SEE ALSO

mformat(1), fdformat(8), superformat(8), and the fdutils info manual


 

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NAME
SYNOPSIS
DESCRIPTION
OPTIONS
AUTHOR
SEE ALSO

linux.jgfs.net manual pages