Mounting data DVDs?
bkoenig at cs.tu-berlin.de
Thu Feb 16 14:14:11 PST 2006
Ronald F. Guilmette schrieb:
> I know that I'm very late to the party, but I just recently bought and
> installed my first ever DVD burner.
> The burner is installed on a system that I have set up to dual boot
> to either FreeBSD 5.2.1 (yea, I know, that's ancient) or else to
> Windoze ME.
> So anyway, yesterday I followed all of the instructions located at:
> in order to create and install a fresh kernel that would have all of the
> required stuff in it to be able to burn data DVDs.
> I then burned my first ever data DVD... made from some data I had that I
> wanted to make a backup of.
> All went smoothly. So far, so good.
> The tricky part came when I then went to _mount_ my freshly burned DVD
> onto FreeBSD. (I wanted to do this just in order to verify that the
> data had in fact successfully been burned onto the DVD.)
> Unfortunately, try as I might, I couldn't fingure out how to just simply
> mount the burned DVD onto the FreeBSD system. I tried both:
> mount -t cd9660 /dev/cd0 /mnt
> which yielded only the error message:
> cd9660: /dev/cd0: Device not configured
> and I also tried:
> mount -t cd9660 /dev/acd0 /mnt
> which yielded the error:
> cd9660: /dev/acd0: Input/output error
> OK, so what am I doing wrong?
Maybe /var/log/messages gives you a hint what's happening.
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