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  1. #1

    not recognizing 2 CD-ROMS

    I have 3 CD-ROMs on my desktop, and at first it only recognized one, then it recognized my Burner as well. However, the burner doesn't seem to work at all, when I put in a CD and mount it, it opens the window but there aren't any files. Also, the third CD-ROM isn't recognized at all. I have no clue what's going on. Ideas?

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    It does that to me as well... The temporary solution is to reboot I've found.

    Dunno what causes it though, nor how to permanently fix it.

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    can you show the contence of /etc/fstab and how are the three aranged, two internel one on a usb ?
    so from a gess you will need to add this (first field could be anything)
    /dev/sr0   /mnt/cdrom3   auto  noauto,users   0 0

    this might be more help thinking about it and easier
    open up harddrake as root
    $ su
    # harddrake2
    hopefully all three cd drives will be there
    select the two which arn't running (pro /dev/hdd and /dev/sr0)
    click on the "run config tool"
    in the new dialog check there is a mount point
    now go to options section and select the user box
    if its a writer open up the advanced section and select unmask=0 , give write access to normal users.

    hope that helps

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