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From: Drake Donahue <donahue95@×××××××.net>
To: gentoo-amd64@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-amd64] Can't mount cdrom?
Date: Sat, 24 Dec 2005 02:49:13
Message-Id: 003901c60834$4b161da0$0200a8c0@donahues.us
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-amd64] Can't mount cdrom? by Peter Martin
run df -h again and see if you have 
udev and shm listed in addition to /dev/hda1 and /dev/hda3
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Peter Martin" <pjmartin@×××××.ca>
To: <gentoo-amd64@l.g.o>
Sent: Friday, December 23, 2005 8:58 PM
Subject: Re: [gentoo-amd64] Can't mount cdrom?


> > > Drake Donahue wrote: > >> >> ----- Original Message ----- From: "Peter Martin" <pjmartin@×××××.ca> >> To: <gentoo-amd64@l.g.o> >> Sent: Friday, December 23, 2005 6:03 PM >> Subject: Re: [gentoo-amd64] Can't mount cdrom? >> >> >>> >>> >>> Drake Donahue wrote: >>> >>>> <snipping> >>>> >>>>> etc/fstab has; >>>>> /dev/cdroms/cdrom0 /mnt/cdrom iso9660 noauto,user 0 0 >>>> >>>> <snipping> >>>> as Peter Humphrey correctly pointed out, >>>> >>>>> That no longer works here; /dev/hdc works though. >>>> >>>> >>>> so change to: >>>> dev/hdc /mnt/cdrom iso9660 noauto,user 0 0 >>> >> >> i trust you caught my typo - missing / in > > yes > >> >> /dev/hdc /mnt/cdrom iso9660 noauto,user 0 0 >> >> I just tried this (with out rebooting) and the fault is still the >> same, but now 'mount' is reporting the fault is with /dev/hdc instead >> of /dev/cdroms/cdrom0 >> >>> >> The error now is: >> "Mount: wrong fs type, bad option, bad superblock on /dev/hdc, or too >> many mounted file systems." >> ? > > yes > >> The cd is an ide/ata type not scsi or usb or sata or 1394 or ? > > I believe your right. it is ide. > >> >> reboot not needed here, might try auto vice iso9660,(which should >> change nothing) >> >> it looks like you need to: (section 7.c) >> cd /usr/src/linux >> make menuconfig >> and take a hard look at device drivers and file systems > > I spent some time this after noon line by line going through "make > menueconfig' > >> >> if lspci will run, any thing it has to say about the cd would be >> useful, it is part of the package pciutils >> > I didn't see anything conciquential in lspci, but the first part > scrolled off the screen. > > I occures to me that there may be a relationship with my boot time > problem. In the beginning when I booted off the disk the unit would hang > trying to auto configer the hardware. So at the boot prompt I put; > gentoo nodetect > I assumed that the problem was because I have 3 TV tuner cards (2 > different makes) plugged in, and don't have the driver software yet. > Maybe I should remove the cards and do a reboot from CD? > >>> >>>> >>>> >>>> and all should be well >>> >>> >>> >>> -- >>> gentoo-amd64@g.o mailing list >>> >>> >> > > -- > gentoo-amd64@g.o mailing list > >
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Re: [gentoo-amd64] Can't mount cdrom? Peter Martin <pjmartin@×××××.ca>