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Re: [laerities_666@yahoo.com: Mounting CD-rom]

Michael Woodard <laerities_666@yahoo.com> writes:

>At the prompt, I type in 
>mount -t iso9660 -o ro /dev/hde /cdrom
>like the manual says, but it never works.
>I know I have to mount from /dev/hde because
>that's where the cdrom is hooked up to.

Check your boot messages with something like 

      dmesg | grep -i 'cd.*rom'

and see if you get a line like

      hde: ATAPI 32X CD-ROM drive, 256kB Cache

If some different device is mentioned, adjust your mount command

			- Jim Van Zandt

p.s. next time, paste the command and the response into your message.

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