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Simon Wittber (Maptek) 08-12-2003 02:32 AM

RE: Possible to install from CD using distutils?
 

Martin v. L÷wis wrote:
>"Simon Wittber (Maptek)" <Simon.Wittber@perth.maptek.com.au> writes:
>
>>Try this command. It will let you write to a CD drive.
>>
>>mount -o rw /dev/cdrom /mnt/cdrom

>
>Did you try this? You can't mount a cdrom rw - the hardware just does not support writing to a CD-*ROM* (Read-Only Memory).


It.. Was.. A.. Joke!


John Machin 08-12-2003 07:44 PM

Re: Possible to install from CD using distutils?
 
Martin v. L wis wrote:
> "Simon Wittber (Maptek)" <Simon.Wittber@perth.maptek.com.au> writes:
>
> >Try this command. It will let you write to a CD drive.
> >
> >mount -o rw /dev/cdrom /mnt/cdrom

>
> Did you try this? You can't mount a cdrom rw - the hardware just does
> not support writing to a CD-*ROM* (Read-Only Memory).


I tried it but the computer typed this back at me:

'mount' is not recognized as an internal or external command,
operable program or batch file.

What is this "mount"? Where can I get it from?

Thomas Heller 08-12-2003 08:00 PM

Re: Possible to install from CD using distutils?
 
sjmachin@lexicon.net (John Machin) writes:

> Martin v. L wis wrote:
>> "Simon Wittber (Maptek)" <Simon.Wittber@perth.maptek.com.au> writes:
>>
>> >Try this command. It will let you write to a CD drive.
>> >
>> >mount -o rw /dev/cdrom /mnt/cdrom

>>
>> Did you try this? You can't mount a cdrom rw - the hardware just does
>> not support writing to a CD-*ROM* (Read-Only Memory).

>
> I tried it but the computer typed this back at me:
>
> 'mount' is not recognized as an internal or external command,
> operable program or batch file.
>
> What is this "mount"? Where can I get it from?


Install Linux.

Thomas (sorry, couldn't resist)


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