What do I put in fstab to get my DVD/CDROM burner to work?

Giorgos Keramidas keramida at ceid.upatras.gr
Sat Nov 17 15:38:39 PST 2007

On 2007-11-17 14:13, Gary Kline <kline at tao.thought.org> wrote:
>On Sat, Nov 17, 2007 at 08:03:25PM +0200, Giorgos Keramidas wrote:
>>On 2007-11-17 02:55, Joshua Isom <jrisom at gmail.com> wrote:
>>> On Nov 16, 2007, at 10:56 PM, Yeef wrote:
>>>> this is work for me  freebsd 6.2-RELEASE
>>>> /dev/acd0               /cdrom          cd9660  ro,noauto       0       0
>>>> you should use root mount it.
>>> Or set vfs.usermount to 1, if I remember right.  I can't recall what's
>>> the proper method for setting it at boot, rc.conf or loader.conf.  The
>>> default is 0, which is what I have it set to, more to annoy me than
>>> security (personal server behind a buggy router/firewall).
>> 	man sysctl.conf
>> That's the proper place to put `vfs.usermount=1'.
>  Okay, I've set vfs.usermount=1, but both totem and kmplayer
>  refuse to play my audio-CD.  Using #mount alone (as root)
>  doesn't say anything about /dev/acd0.  I have tried to mount
>  the CD ::
>  root at tao2:/dev# mount_cd9660 /dev/acd0 /media/cdroms/0
>  mount_cd9660: /dev/acd0: Invalid argument

You are not trying to _mount_ an audio CD-ROM, right?

If you are, then please read carefully the Handbook chapter about
multimedia and CD-ROM/DVD-ROM disks.  It will help a lot :)

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