It could well be to do with iso9660 - try something similar to this in
/dev/scd0 /mnt/cdrom iso9660 noauto 0 0
Are you using cd-r's that are multisession? In otherwords a cdr that has
not been fixated such that no more data can be put on it. I dont think
thats likely to be an issue, but try changing fstab for starters..
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From: Mark Page [mailto:mpage at esatclear.ie]
Sent: 17 December 2001 18:56
To: ilug at linux.ie
Subject: [ILUG] Combined DVD/CDRW
Having a small problem.
Have a combo drive which is working fine under Windows XP and is also
picked up under Mandrake 8.1.
Linux will happily mount an audio or data CD but point blank refuses to
mount a CD-R with data on it citing 'wrong fstype bad superblock on
The output of /etc/fstab is as follows:
/dev/hda6 / ext2 defaults 1 1
none /dev/pts devpts mode=0620 0 0
none /dev/shm tmpfs defaults 0 0
/dev/scd0 /mnt/cdrom auto
user,iocharset=iso8859-15,umask=0,exec,codepage=850,ro,noauto 0 0
/dev/fd0 /mnt/floppy auto
user,iocharset=iso8859-15,umask=0,sync,exec,codepage=850,noauto 0 0
none /proc proc defaults 0 0
/dev/hda5 swap swap defaults 0 0
I can see no reference to an iso9660 nor any reference to /dev/hdc. Is
/etc/lilo.conf reads as follows:
append=" hdc=ide-scsi devfs=mount quiet"
append=" hdc=ide-scsi devfs=mount"
append=" hdc=ide-scsi devfs=mount failsafe"
The 'append' is there as I understood it should be from all the docs I
I have tried to burn to the CD-R and have received confirmation that all
was successful but then any attempt to mount the CD-R fails miserably.
Any assistance much appreciated.
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