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Old 10-18-2006, 09:39 AM   #1
paranjyoti
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mandrakelinux 10.1 cannot detect the CDROM


my machine is configured with mandrakelinux 10.1.
it has a cdrom of the make, 'samsung cd-rom sc-152c'.
the machine cannot detect the cdrom, but the cdrom ran perfectly
with windowsXP. previously, the machine was running windowsXP. do you have any solutions? please help.
 
Old 10-18-2006, 10:05 AM   #2
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well 10.1 is old so it may be as simple as installing it on the controller jumper set to master was one of the drives?
 
Old 11-03-2006, 04:58 AM   #3
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Quote:
Originally Posted by paranjyoti
my machine is configured with mandrakelinux 10.1.
it has a cdrom of the make, 'samsung cd-rom sc-152c'.
the machine cannot detect the cdrom, but the cdrom ran perfectly
with windowsXP. previously, the machine was running windowsXP. do you have any solutions? please help.
Do you try to mount it manually,
Try these two commands:
mkdir /mount/cdrom
mount /mnt/cdrom
 
  


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