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Old 09-05-2009, 11:06 PM   #1
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Cant seem to open my cd/dvd rom

How can i open my dvd rom ?,been trying for days to download pictures off my cd rom to my facebook..
Old 09-05-2009, 11:34 PM   #2
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Seems like you haven't mounted the dvd-drive, mount it

what linux os are you using? There'll be a hardware browser or something like that, can you see your dvd drive in it?
Old 09-05-2009, 11:53 PM   #3
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This is how you can mount your drive:

Type command cat /etc/fstab to know your dvd-drive name

Then type command mount /dev/XXXXX /mnt/cdrom (replace XXXXX with the name you got)


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