[Novalug] [Ma-linux] OT: Need help repairing W2K box
jhart at kevla.org
Wed Oct 29 21:42:42 EDT 2008
Got the first part of this solved (hopefully), now what boot disk can I use to
get a NTFS filesystem mounted read-write? Right now I can only mount it
read-only. Not much help right now with only that. Toms root boot disk don't
think will help me out here.
> I am trying to repair my wifes W2K box using linux. My problem is that somehow
> within the last day or so we got hit by a brand new virus called
> trojan.LooksLike. Seems that only ClamAV detects it, which is how we found
> it. The virus infects the svchost.exe which is a required system file. I
> think the only way to fix this is to replace the file.
> f you have a W2K box still running I sure could use a copy of your file to
> replace what I have. I'm also trying to determine how to uncompress the file
> from the install disk. Not having much luck with that though.
> Once I get a version of the file I think is clean, I plan on booting into
> Linux and mounting the drive, and replacing the file.
> Jay Hart
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