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Old 02-08-2003, 05:06 AM   #1
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cant acess cdrom through prompt


i'm a super newb. I can't gain acess to my cd rom contents entering the /mnt/cdrom dir. when i type ls i get nothing. whats up? thanks
 
Old 02-08-2003, 05:08 AM   #2
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presuambly you haven't mounted it....

mount /mnt/cdrom

assuming it's set up correctly in /etc/fstab
 
Old 02-08-2003, 05:10 AM   #3
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worked perfect. told you i was a newb. thanx
 
  


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