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Date:      Mon, 18 Oct 1999 12:17:27 +0200
From:      Sheldon Hearn <>
Cc:, freebsd-questions@FreeBSD.ORG
Subject:   Re: Mounting A CD-ROM 
Message-ID:  <>
In-Reply-To: Your message of "Mon, 18 Oct 1999 00:37:48 EDT." <> 

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On Mon, 18 Oct 1999 00:37:48 EDT, wrote:

> mount /cdrom
> is the most basic way to do it. It gets a little more complicated if this 
> doesn't work, but if you are using the GENERIC kernel and it's seeing the 
> cd-rom, this should work.

Just so that you don't continue to spread misinformation, whether or not
the kernel identifies the drive has nothing to do with whether the
/cdrom mountpoint exists and has an entry in /etc/fstab .


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