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mount: unknown filesystem type ‘exfat’ – Fedora 20

Written by Ian Carnaghan · 10 sec read >

Problem: Getting error mount: unknown filesystem type ‘exfat’ when  inserting USB flash drive to USB port using Fedora Core 20

Solution:

Execute the following commands:

  1. wget ftp://rpmfind.net/linux/rpmfusion/free/fedora/releases/20/Everything/x86_64/os/fuse-exfat-1.0.1-1.fc20.x86_64.rpm
  2. rpm -ivh fuse-exfat-1.0.1-1.fc20.x86_64.rpm
  3. Re-Insert Device

Last Updated On April 07, 2018
Written by Ian Carnaghan
I am a software developer and online educator who likes to keep up with all the latest in technology. I also manage cloud infrastructure, continuous monitoring, DevOps processes, security, and continuous integration and deployment. In my spare time I teach undergraduate classes in web development. Profile

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