On Tue, Jun 09, 2009 at 08:53:12PM +0200, Leslie Jensen wrote: > Hello list > > I've got a CD-R from a friend, (who runs windows) that I cannot mount on > my 7.2-RELEASE system. It's readable in another windows machine. > > Other CD and DVD's is no problem but this one is. > > The error I get is: > > mount -t cd9660 /dev/acd0 /cdrom > mount_cd9660: /dev/acd0: Invalid argument > > I've Googled and read the handbook but I think my settings are ok. > > Any suggestions?
Is your friend running MS "vista" by any chance? Because that version by default now uses an UDF-based "live file system" [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Live_File_System]. Try mount_udf, or tell your friend to make a proper CD filesystem (called "mastered" in MS parlance). Roland -- R.F.Smith http://www.xs4all.nl/~rsmith/ [plain text _non-HTML_ PGP/GnuPG encrypted/signed email much appreciated] pgp: 1A2B 477F 9970 BA3C 2914 B7CE 1277 EFB0 C321 A725 (KeyID: C321A725)
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