Re: apt CDROM Method
On Mon, May 02, 2005 at 04:48:27PM -0500, Mr Mike wrote:
> apt CDROM method /var/lib/apt/methods/CDROM has quit finding my DVDRW
> for some reason.
> I recently modified my fstab and mountpoints in /media to reflect the
> actual device types.. ie: /media/cdrom0 to /media/dvdrw and
> /media/cdrom1 to /media/cdrw In the event I should add another optical
> disk then I plan to add appropriate numbers to the mount points (
> /media/dvdrw2 etc..) These changes haven't effected any other app that
> requires or needs access to the DVD....
> So... just how do I get apt to find the device? There is a file
> /var/lib/apt/cdroms.list but I have no idea if it is editable or not
> and if it is, what to change. It appears to have a md5 sum of the
> disk or something at the beginning of each device but uummm... I'm
> just way outa my league here and need help...
apt-cdrom -d=/media/dvdrw add
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