Walt DuBose wrote:
> I need some help. I can't seem to figure out what the problem is and I KNOW
> that 5 years ago I would have known immediately what the problem was.
> When I try to look at a CD using my KDE desktop CD app. it says...I don't have
> access rights to the location (/mnt/cdrom). The permissions show drwx 777 root
The line in fstab from my Mandriva install:
/dev/hdc /mnt/cdrom auto
umask=0,user,iocharset=iso8859-1,codepage=850,noauto,ro,exec,users 0 0
You are missing the user option.
> The CD in there was burned off of a MS W2K box and a NTFS file system.
The CD won't have an NTFS file system on it. You are restricting your CD
to one possible CD file system though (fs=iso9660).
> Am I going to be able to see any of the files on this CD?
Should be able to see them.
> Attached is a copy of my /etc/mtab which is the same as my /etc/fstab.
> What am I doing wrong? Why won't the CD mount and why can't I see the files?
Any reason why you aren't auto mounting the CD?
Rick Kunath, k9ao