fstab entries for cdrom automount?

Phillip Susi psusi at cfl.rr.com
Sun Jan 15 17:57:07 UTC 2006

Don't put ANYTHING in fstab for those devices and they will auto mount.  
Those entries should work as well though, assuming /media/cdrom0 and 
cdrom1 actually exist and /dev/hdc and hdd are cdrom drives. 

kooling wrote:

> hola comrades
> After reading heaps of posts i still wasn'T able to find out what to 
> write into the /etc/fstab  so that:
> my dvd and my cdrom (writer) will "activate" them selfs as soon as I 
> put a cd/dvd in. Every time I need to use a cd, i need to mount the 
> cdrom1 and umount it in order to get my cd back.
> I'd be very thankfull for somebody to fill me in on the proper fstab 
> entries so that the pc will mount the media drives automaticly as soon 
> as i put in a medium.
> my OS: Ubuntu 5.10 (DM: xfce)
> and my relating fstab entries look as follows:
> -------------
> # /etc/fstab: static file system information.
> /dev/hdc  /media/cdrom0  udf,iso9660 user,noauto  0 0 # CD-Writer
> /dev/hdd  /media/cdrom1  udf,iso9660 defaults,noauto,ro,user  0 0 # DVD
> -------------
> thankfully
> kooling
> -----
> Where is L. H. Oswald when you need him?

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