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Old 09-03-2003, 11:01 PM   #1
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Question How can i open a cdrom in command?

I am trying to install a software. I open a shell and type in

rpm -ihv AWCOMMON-4.1-16

but it reply

error: open of AWCOMMON-4.1-16 failed: No such file or directory

Do i have to type it in the CDROM directory?

Old 09-03-2003, 11:06 PM   #2
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You eihter need to be in the same directory of the package to are trying to install or add the path in front of it's name.
Old 09-03-2003, 11:09 PM   #3
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su into root and use this command:

mount /dev/cdrom


mount /dev/cdrom1

if you have something like a cdrom and a cdrw.


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