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Old 09-11-2008, 01:25 PM   #1
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Red face solution for input/output error while copying from cd to linux


i have got an error while cp from a cd to linux error is input/output error. i have seen this thread in linux but i couldn't find any solution for this thread.

pls post me the solution immediately if possible......

very very urgent ........

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Old 09-11-2008, 01:30 PM   #2
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The problem is most likely due to a scratch or smudge on the CD. Was the IO error on the CD device or the hard drive?
Old 09-11-2008, 01:35 PM   #3
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Might help you get faster assistance if you cut and paste the error message here so that they can see what is happening


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