On Mon, Feb 19, 2001 at 09:59:43AM +0000 or so it is rumoured hereabouts,
Conor Daly thought:
> On Sun, Feb 18, 2001 at 01:00:29PM -0000 or so it is rumoured hereabouts,
> Patrick Kiernan thought:
> > I've just installed redhat 6.2. In X a link to my cdrom is not on my desktop
> > and I can't mount it. When loaded redhat the kernel sees it tho, any ideas?
> > it's an standard 4x IDE cd-rom.
> First you need to check your /etc/fstab and look for a line something like
>> /dev/cdrom /mnt/cdrom iso9660 noauto,user,ro 0 0
>> It might begin with something like "/dev/hdc" but the default RH6.2 installation
> is to /dev/cdrom which is a symlink to the actual device.
>> Next you need to do a
>> mount /mnt/cdrom
>> from a console with a cd in the drive which should mount the CDROM. As for
> having an icon on the desktop, that depends on your window manager and, as I
> don't use such things, I'm not sure how that's done.
>In KDE, right-click on the desktop and select New -> File System Device
and fill in the blanks there.
Conor Daly <conor.daly at oceanfree.net>
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