The Gnome tool to format a floppy disk is gfloppy, as
shown in Figure 28.1. This can be accessed
from Applications-->System Tools-->Floppy Formatter.
The Gnome floppy formatter.
From the command line there are several options. You can format the
Similarly the command:
will also format a floppy, but does not create an file system. A file
system can be created with mkdosfs. You could put, instead
of a MSDOS file system on the floppy, a Linux file system with:
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