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mount: tmp-loop: wrong fs type, bad option, bad superblock on /dev/loop1, missing codepage or helper program, or other error.

Ubuntu-20.04 WSL2

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It would be helpful to give the whole story leading to this error. Although a similar question is asked at superuser.com https://superuser.com/questions/1518165/mounting-as-loop-device-fails-with-wrong-fs-type-bad-option-bad-superblock

Wish you the best

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  • This post doesn't help: sudo kpartx -av disk_images/mikeos.flp device-mapper: reload ioctl on loop2p1 failed: Invalid argument create/reload failed on loop2p1 device-mapper: reload ioctl on loop2p2 failed: Invalid argument create/reload failed on loop2p2 device-mapper: reload ioctl on loop2p3 failed: Invalid argument create/reload failed on loop2p3
    – halwa
    Jun 3 at 12:45
  • Your file is a .flp file as seen in the comment. First, create a file of the right size to be your "floppy": dd if=/dev/zero of=floppy bs=1k count=1440 Now you have to "format" your "floppy", and we'll make it FAT32 (vfat): mkdosfs -F 32 floppy Now make a mountpoint for your "floppy" mkdir floppydisk Now mount your "floppy" mount -t vfat -o loop,defaults floppy floppydisk . As taken from linuxquestions.org/questions/linux-general-1/… Jun 3 at 12:53
  • Thank you mount works, but how to do boot.bin is bootable, not /dev/zero?
    – halwa
    Jun 3 at 13:02
  • How make boot.bin bootable in floppy?
    – halwa
    Jun 3 at 13:19
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    @MarioNikolaidis link-only answers are discouraged - please edit your answer to include the specific instructions from your comment so it doesn't get lost Jun 3 at 13:32

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