Need advise on how to mount certain CD's

Michael Powell nightrecon at
Tue Jun 9 20:13:29 UTC 2009

Leslie Jensen wrote:

> I tried that as well, same error unfortunately
> mount -t udf /dev/acd0 /cdrom
> mount_udf: /dev/acd0: Invalid argument
> So is this a new MS filesystem that no one but Vista users can read? I'm
> afraid we'll properly see more of these problems unless support is added
> to the mount command.

Try kldload udf.ko prior to the mount attempt. Check and see if it auto-
loaded udf_iconv.ko as it should. If that one isn't present in kldstat load 
it too.

Don't really know if the particular UDF spec/format that FreeBSD supports is 
the same as Vista. No Vista here to try.


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