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Old 01-25-2006, 03:56 AM   #1
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CD/DVD-ROM Won't Read Discs


After watching a movie last night, I shut down the computer. I woke up this morning and noticed that on the desktop was no longer "The Matrix" mounted DVD, but simply "CD-ROM," as if it were a blank disc. I took it out, put it back in...tried it with a few others. The blank CD-ROM image went away after the third DVD, nothing seems to be mounted, but now it won't read any DVDs.

Any help you can give would be appreciated,

Shaun
 
Old 01-25-2006, 04:22 AM   #2
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When I tried to mount the disc using "mount /dev/hdc" I got the following:

Code:
$ sudo mount /dev/hdc
mount: block device /dev/hdc is write-protected, mounting read-only
mount: wrong fs type, bad option, bad superblock on /dev/hdc,
       missing codepage or other error
       In some cases useful info is found in syslog - try
       dmesg | tail  or so

When I entered "gedit /etc/fstab" I got:

Code:
# /etc/fstab: static file system information.
#
# <file system> <mount point>   <type>  <options>       <dump>  <pass>
proc            /proc           proc    defaults        0       0
/dev/hda1       /               ext3    defaults,errors=remount-ro 0       1
/dev/hda5       none            swap    sw              0       0
/dev/hdc        /media/cdrom0   udf,iso9660 user,noauto     0       0
 
  


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