installing freebsd 7.1 ( error mounting /dev/acd0 input/output error)

Kevin Kinsey kdk at
Mon Mar 30 07:32:24 PDT 2009

ajeesh joseph wrote:
>  Hello,I was installing freebsd 7.0/7.1to my 
> Ampro RB700,celeron processor,usb hdd 80gb using my 
> CD drive.during the time of installation i get 
> error "error mounting /dev/acd0 input/output error"
> could any one tell me how to solve this and how 
> can i install the OS..regardsAjeesh 

/dev/acd0 is your CDROM drive.

Try using a different CD for starters ... (a
2nd copy) ... if that doesn't work, it might
be a bad CDROM drive.


Kevin Kinsey
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		-- A. Einstein

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