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Old 06-23-2005, 02:06 AM   #1
dethree
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can't mount iso 'could not find any loop device'


Hi guys

I'm trying to mount an iso and it says this

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mount: Could not find any loop device. Maybe this kernel does not know about loop device? (if so, recompile or 'modprobe loop')
then I typed in the terminal 'modprobe loop', and it gives me

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FATAL: Module loop not found.
I compiled the kernel to linux-2.6.12.1, I can compile it again but which option do I choose to be able to mount an iso?
 
Old 06-23-2005, 02:14 AM   #2
shilo
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Believe it's:

CONFIG_BLK_DEV_LOOP=y
 
  


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