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Old 11-06-2006, 01:18 AM   #1
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Cannot Read DVD-ROM automatically

I cannot get data after I insert DVD into DVD-ROM. if i double clik the DVD-ROM Icon it gives error info:

Unable to mount media
there is probably no media in the drive
but i can mount DVD-ROM manually under Terminal Mode.

how should i solve it?
Old 11-06-2006, 08:19 AM   #2
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What command exactly do you use to mount the media??? Does this match the contents of /etc/fstab for the drive???
Old 11-06-2006, 02:16 PM   #3
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I did:

mount /dev/DVD /mnt/DVD
it works.....

there is no contents about DVD in /etc/fstab

I added it on manually as
/dev/hdc /mnt/dvd auto ro,noauto,user,exec 0 0
but it doesnt work

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