CDROM troubles with fedora beta 2 (0.94)

ne... akabi at
Sun Sep 28 12:33:35 UTC 2003

On Sep 27, 2003 at 21:08, Steve Rodgers in a maddening rage wrote:

>A 'mount /dev/cdrom /mnt/cdrom' hangs for a long time, then quits with an I/O 
>error. The system has a KS57A motherboard and a Aopen CDRW4048. the 
>/dev/cdrom entry is soft linked to /dev/scd0 as it should be. Here's the 
>output I get:
>/dev/cdrom: Input/output error
>mount: block device /dev/cdrom is write-protected, mounting read-only
>/dev/cdrom: Input/output error
>mount: you must specify the filesystem type
If you have an entry in /etc/fstab for the drive try 'mount 
/mnt/cdrom' else try specifying the filesystem type like the
error says: mount -t iso9660 /dev/cdrom /mnt/cdrom.

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