Need advise on how to mount certain CD's

Warren Block wblock at
Tue Jun 9 19:52:52 UTC 2009

On Tue, 9 Jun 2009, Leslie Jensen wrote:

> I've got a CD-R from a friend, (who runs windows) that I cannot mount on my 
> 7.2-RELEASE system. It's readable in another windows machine.
> Other CD and DVD's is no problem but this one is.
> The error I get is:
> mount -t cd9660 /dev/acd0 /cdrom
> mount_cd9660: /dev/acd0: Invalid argument
> I've Googled and read the handbook but I think my settings are ok.

UDF would be my first guess.  If that's not it, maybe

   file -s /dev/acd0

can identify it.

-Warren Block * Rapid City, South Dakota USA

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