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Old 08-04-2003, 02:15 AM   #1
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Angry i am facing problem regarding locked cdrom drive in mandrake linux 8.2


hi members,
i am new in linux world. i want to know how i unlock the cdrom drive
 
Old 08-04-2003, 02:40 AM   #2
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please post what your /etc/fstab looks like, I take it you cannot
access cdrom as a user? or root?
 
Old 08-04-2003, 01:14 PM   #3
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If you are trying to get a cd out that you have used you need to unmount it. Try right clicking on your CD icon and choose unmount if available (never used Mandrake). or from the command line:
umount /mnt/cdrom
 
  


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