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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 follow- ing one.

--device=DEVICE The device to format (instead of /dev/floppy/0or/dev/fd0).

AUTHOR Floppy Formatter was written by Jonathan Blandford (<>).

This manual page was written by Jochen Voss <voss@mathematik.uni->.

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

gnome-utils 2.0.0 Aug 8 2002 gfloppy(1)