LinuxQuestions.org
Go Job Hunting at the LQ Job Marketplace
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Newbie
User Name
Password
Linux - Newbie This Linux forum is for members that are new to Linux.
Just starting out and have a question? If it is not in the man pages or the how-to's this is the place!

Notices

Reply
 
Search this Thread
Old 10-19-2005, 06:11 PM   #1
phaekor
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Jun 2005
Distribution: Zenwalk
Posts: 4

Rep: Reputation: 0
zenwalk - /etc/fstab


Still working on the drive issue from my earlier post....

I have my cdrom mounted but the /cdrw won't mount.
I get this error message

mount: can't find /mnt/cdrw in /etc/fstab or /etc/mtab

Now here's my question: /etc/fstab doesn't seem to be a file I can find...so what is it?
 
Old 10-20-2005, 03:26 AM   #2
alienDog
Member
 
Registered: Apr 2004
Location: Europe
Distribution: Debian, Slackware
Posts: 505

Rep: Reputation: 46
It's a file. Add something like:

/dev/[your-rw-device] /mnt/cdrw iso9660 noauto,users,owner,ro 0 0

to this file (replacing the [your-rw-device] with the dev node of your cd-rw drive of course). That should do the trick.
 
Old 12-21-2005, 03:28 PM   #3
kalleanka
Member
 
Registered: Aug 2003
Location: Mallorca, Spain
Distribution: xubuntu
Posts: 547

Rep: Reputation: 38
or like this


none /mnt/cdrom supermount dev=/dev/hdb,fs=auto,--,umask=0,user,iocharset=iso8859-15,codepage=850,pamconsole,utf8,managed 0 0
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Tri-Boot xp/zenwalk/slack sicness Slackware - Installation 3 11-11-2005 06:32 PM
Keymap configuration in Zenwalk Per M. Slackware 4 10-16-2005 03:50 AM
Zenwalk 1.3 has entered testing stage jpgu Linux - News 0 09-22-2005 03:01 PM
Vector or Zenwalk? Erik_the_Red Slackware 12 09-05-2005 11:19 PM
Zenwalk Opinions flebber Linux - Software 3 08-26-2005 11:49 PM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:18 AM.

Main Menu
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
identi.ca: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration