Mount CDROM to /mnt/cdrom ??

Sebastian Spiess sebastian.spiess at
Mon Sep 1 12:13:42 BST 2008

Senectus . wrote:
> how can I force the cdrom to mount to /media/cdrom ??
>  It keeps naming the mount point whatever the CD is named... and the app 
> I'm using doesn't like that...
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> Ubuntu Hardy 8.04
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well this is not really a fix, more like a workaround.

	unmount /dev/sdc
and mount again where you want it
	mount -t ... /dev/sdc /media/mnt

could put it into a script... but this comes from a newbie... :-)

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