I'm using Redhat Advanced Server 2.1
I hate to have to ask what seems to be such a simple question,
but after a number of hours of trying, I'm going to ask.
I've been able to manually get my machine to work with my
external firewire hard drive.
Disk /dev/sda: 255 heads, 63 sectors, 392 cylinders
Units = cylinders of 16065 * 512 bytes
Device Boot Start End Blocks Id System
/dev/sda1 1 392 3148708+ b Win95 FAT32
IEEE-1394 SBP-2 protocol driver
mount /dev/sda1 /mnt/firewire -rw -t vfat