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Re: [SLE] Can't mount CDs under SuSE 8.1
> > On Thu, 2002-10-03 at 14:48, John Pettigrew wrote:
> > > Has anyone else installed SuSE 8.1 and found problems mounting CDs?
> >
> > DVD drive (hdc) becomes sr0;
> > CD-RW drive (hdd) becomes sr1;
>
> Aha - that was it! I can now mount the drives correctly :-)
>
> > After changing the symlinks accordingly, everything was fine;
> >
> > # ln -sf /dev/sr0 /dev/dvd
> > # ln -sf /dev/sr0 /dev/cdrom
> > # ln -sf /dev/sr1 /dev/cdrecorder
>
> Where do these go? Or do I simply need to issue these commands once (as
> root?)
>
> This *really* needs to go into an urgent update for 8.1 and the knowledge
> base. For a fresh install to get its mounts wrong for drives isn't very
> good...

Just for the record I experienced exactly the same problem on my machine
- has a very similar drive setup - and with a fresh 8.1 install



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