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Old 02-03-2004, 12:52 AM   #1
stupidclese
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cdrom won't mount


I've just set up college linux on an old p3 box I had lying around. Installation went without a hitch, but I can't mount my cdrom drive. When I try from the shell or from the desktop it says "wrong fs type, bad option, bad superblock on /dev/hdc, or too many mounted file systems". Does anybody know how I can fix this probem?
 
Old 02-03-2004, 12:53 AM   #2
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java

Also it doesn't recognize the java or javac commands, even though java is installed. What do I do?
 
Old 02-03-2004, 04:40 AM   #3
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for the first question:
try # mount -t iso9660 /dev/hdc /mnt/cdrom
instead. If it is a standard CD, this should work.
And make sure if your cdrom is hdc.

If you know where java is installed, that s fine.
If you don't, try to look for it with:
$ find / -name java
remember the location.
Then,
$ export PATH=/path/to/java:$PATH (*if you are using bash*)
Sorry but I forgot the command in c shell...
somebody please help me fill in

gd luck.
 
  


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