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Old 03-01-2005, 06:10 AM   #1
Stevetgn
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Can't mount cdrom because it's not listed in fstab


I can't mount my cdrom because it's not listed in fstab. What would a typical entry for a cdrom be? I'm using Mdk10.1 on a laptop.

Thanks in advance

Steve
 
Old 03-01-2005, 06:16 AM   #2
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Here is mine
/dev/cdroms/cdrom0 /mnt/cdrom iso9660 noauto,ro 0 0
 
Old 03-02-2005, 11:27 AM   #3
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Thanks comprookie2000, but I've found the problem, the cdrom drive in my laptop is f@#ked! I need to buy and fit a new one!

Thanks anyway my friend

Steve
 
  


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