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After installing gentoo 2006.0 for the first time
I realized that I didnt have access to my DVD-RAM drive
so this si what I did
opened a terminal ( xterm) and as root
mkdir /mnt/dvd /This folder doesnt exist in gentoo so you have to creat it
vi /etc/fstab / You have to edit your /fstab file since the one Gentoo creates
>only declares essetial boot devices e.g: HD, /boot, etc