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Old 05-25-2004, 06:21 PM   #1
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how to install from cdrom


I want to install Matlab from my cdrom by typing
install -d /mnt/cdrom/
I tried as a usual user and as superuser. Both times the computer says:
install: cannont change permissions of '/mnt/cdrom/'. Read-only file system

What do I have to do to install the program.

Old 05-25-2004, 06:23 PM   #2
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copy the file onto the hdd somewhere - all files on a cd-rom are read-only


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