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Old 04-18-2013, 12:04 PM   #1
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Missing /dev/sr0 in VM


I wondered why I couldn't mount an ISO as a virtual cd...
an ll of /dev shows no /dev/sr0, or any cdrom device.

How can I fix this?
 
Old 04-18-2013, 12:13 PM   #2
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My bad... It's a physical box.
 
Old 04-18-2013, 12:19 PM   #3
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Unless there is more to the story... To mount an ISO file.

mount -o loop -t iso9660 file.iso /mnt/directory (assuming it is a CD data filesystem)
 
  


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