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Old 06-18-2003, 10:30 AM   #1
qwijibow
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installing game 3 cd's not posssible ? linux !!!


im trying to install a game UT2003

SO.

i put in disk 3. mount it, run the linux install shell

it starts working, then says please mount disk 1 and click OK.

But i cant umount the disk in drive cos its BUSY !!!!

so, how the hell is this meant to work ?????

HELP !
 
Old 06-18-2003, 10:40 AM   #2
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in another console, type "umount /mnt/cdrom" , or whatever your cdrom drive is called.

I know, its a pain mounting/unmounting manually, but it works fine.
 
Old 06-18-2003, 10:42 AM   #3
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try "fuser /mnt/cdrom" to see what's using it.
 
Old 06-18-2003, 12:06 PM   #4
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thanX, but i got round it by coppying files to disk, then installing.
 
Old 06-18-2003, 12:07 PM   #5
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try "fuser /mnt/cdrom" to see what's using it.
Hey, that's pretty cool! Thanks!
 
Old 06-18-2003, 07:50 PM   #6
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Just curious: can you access it via /dev/cdrom device?
 
  


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