Installing latest version of LaTeX

Roland Smith rsmith at
Sat Jun 6 18:01:17 UTC 2009

On Sat, Jun 06, 2009 at 01:46:36PM -0400, Daniel Underwood wrote:
> Having trouble mounting the ISO:
> [daniel at bsdbox ~]$ sudo mount_cd9660 -o ro /dev/`mdconfig -a -t vnode
> -f ./texlve2008.iso` ./mount/
> mdconfig: open(/dev/mdctl): Permission denied

Regular users don't have read/write permissions on /dev/mdctl.

So either change those permissions so that your user-id has those
permissions, or run mdconfig as root.

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