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salahuddin_66 05-23-2004 10:40 AM

cdrom/dvdrom mount problem

i am using my dvd rom after slackware 9.1
installed all oky

but a fewdays ago i have gave it to my friend he want's to canputer some dvd
but after set it when i mount my /mnt/cdrom it says
Could not mount device.
The reported error was:
mount: /dev/cdrom is not a valid block device

but the dvd rom is oky i have use in my windows tell me how can i fix this problem in slackware 9.1

Linux.tar.gz 05-23-2004 10:55 AM

mount /dev/hd* /mnt/cdrom
where * is a, b, c or d.

salahuddin_66 05-23-2004 11:04 AM

yes i have gave but

it shows
mount: /dev/hdc is not a valid block device

salahuddin_66 05-23-2004 11:17 AM

working after remove the old /dev/cdrom
ln -s /dev/hdd /dev/cdrom


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