Lucid mount command

Karl Larsen klarsen1 at
Fri Apr 9 21:45:01 UTC 2010

On 04/09/2010 03:35 PM, J wrote:
> On Fri, Apr 9, 2010 at 16:43, Johnneylee Rollins
> <johnneylee.rollins at>  wrote:
>> On Fri, Apr 9, 2010 at 1:37 PM, Karl Larsen<klarsen1 at>  wrote:
>>>      I am on Lucid at about beta 2 version based on today's updates.
>>> There is a serious error in the file mount on this version. I have been
>>> trying sudo mount -o ro,loop filename.iso /mnt and the mount statement
>>> gives a standard error which is a laundry list of mount commands.  I
>>> have seen this many times whan using sudo mount -t ext3 /dev/sda5 /mnt
>>> and get the same error.
>>>      Does anyone else have this problem? If so I will put in a bug report.
>> sudo mkdir /mnt/iso
>> sudo mount -o loop filename.iso /mnt/iso
> md5sum filename.iso and make sure the iso is good... a bad iso will
> throw those "invalid filesystems" errors too.  get the checksum and
> compare it to the sum posted where you got the iso from.
     I just did it here on this 10.04 and it did work. I must have had a 
bad call somewhere. I started to use /mnt/ instead of just /mnt and that 
might be the error. Thanks!


	Karl F. Larsen, AKA K5DI
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