On Sun, 2005-01-02 at 23:39 +0200, Necati DEMiR wrote: > Hi, > i wanted to mount my cdrom, but i saw that there is no hdb or cdrom in > /dev directory, and i decided to create them by using mknod. > and i did the followings; > > #mknod -m 0660 /dev/hdb b 3 64 > #ln -s /dev/hdb /dev/cdrom > > every thing is ok up to now. > then i tried; > > #mount /dev/cdrom /mnt/cdrom/ > > but it gave error like this; > > mount: /dev/cdrom is not a valid block device > > How can i solve this problem? > Thanks! send us the output of dmesg. cheers, Hp. -- Hanspeter Kunz Artificial Intelligence Laboratory Ph.D. Student Department of Information Technology Email: firstname.lastname@example.org University of Zurich Tel: +41.(0)44.63-54306 Andreasstrasse 15, Office 2.12 http://ailab.ch/people/hkunz CH-8050 Zurich, Switzerland Spamtraps: email@example.com firstname.lastname@example.org --- If at first you don't succeed, destroy all evidence that you tried.
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