problems mounting a DVD

David Syphers dsyphers at
Sat Aug 20 04:42:13 GMT 2005

On Friday 19 August 2005 08:57 pm, Roshan wrote:
> On 8/19/05, David Syphers <dsyphers at> wrote:
> > I'm trying to mount a DVD+RW disc on my DVD-ROM drive, and not
> > succeeding. Trying either 'mount_cd9660 /dev/acd1 /cdrom1' or 'mount -t
> > udf /dev/acd1 /cdrom1' results in an 'Input/output error'. I've never
> > tried mounting DVDs on this drive before, but I play DVD movies on it all
> > the time, so I assume the problem has something to do with file systems.
> > Any ideas?
> >
> > Thanks,
> >
> > -David
> What does dmesg show at bootup ?

I should have mentioned:

acd1: DVDROM <TOSHIBA DVD-ROM SD-M1502/1816> at ata1-slave UDMA33


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