Mounting Cdrom drives

jludwig wralphie at
Mon May 24 03:07:34 UTC 2004

On Sat, 2004-05-22 at 13:06, Ted Gervais wrote:
> I have two cdrom drives. The CD-Rw mounts just fine and works all ok.
> The other one (Cd-R)  doesn't mount.  When I try to mount it manually I
> get this error:
> /dev/cdrom is not a valid block device.
> And yet that drive worked fine when I used a cd to install/update FC2.
> Do I have to change the mount command in /etc/fstab or is there a kernel
> problem where something needs to be changed in the config?
> -- 
> Ted Gervais
> Coldbrook, Nova Scotia
> Canada.
The second cdrom should be cdrom1 if I remember correctly.
jludwig <wralphie at>

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