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Old 03-27-2002, 12:06 AM   #1
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cannot mount cdrom

I have a cdwriter/dvd combo in my computer
I try to mount it and I receive this message
" could not mount device, mount: not a directory"
I use mandrake 8.1
Old 03-27-2002, 12:45 AM   #2
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what kind of cd are you trying to mount? if it's an audio or video cd, then it doesn't need to be mounted. if it's a data cd, then you mount it.
Old 03-27-2002, 03:36 AM   #3
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Did you use the mount command or did you click on an icon? If you used the mount command, what was did you type in?


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