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Old 12-11-2006, 06:40 AM   #1
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i can't open the cd-rom in my ibook g4 with fc6

after i installed a fc6 into my ibook g4...
i find i can't open the cd rom of my ibook...

the key fn + f12 do not work anyway...

someone could help me?

Old 12-11-2006, 08:10 AM   #2
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*If* FC6 is talking to the cdrom, try a console command to force the cdrom tray to open: eject.

If you get *permission denied*, then su to root and try again.
Old 12-12-2006, 06:55 AM   #3
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thanks a lot
and the comand eject cdrom works

there are lot of things for me to learn...

thank you bigrigdriver



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