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I'm New to the linux world I'm running OpenSuse and as soon as I installed everything was wokring like a charm. and i said to myself I'm so keeping this OpSys! everytime i would plug in my iPhone it would read it as anything else as a filesystem and i was able to go through the device files an etc,... (9 Replies)
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I am using a PC with XP at my office and using Solaris 9 via X-win32 (Sun WS is somewhere at server room). Is there anyway to use my pc's CDROM to install programs to Solaris 9 ..?
( they dont share the same file system. They are only connected through net. However, they both use same... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: titanic
I've been having some problems with the CD/DVD drive in my V480 server. I've decided to try to boot from the Solaris DVD (to rule out the Solaris 10 OS as a culprit).
I get the following errors when I try to boot from the DVD
Rebooting with command: boot cdrom
Boot device:... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: soliberus
I need to replace a cd rom drive with a dvd rom drive in a SunFire v120 running Solaris 8. My objective is to install Solaris 10 from dvd disc. Downloading Solaris 10 cd discs is not an option since I am in Baghdad, Iraq and connection speeds are horrible. So far, all I can get is power to... (9 Replies)
Discussion started by: 555
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I would like to mount a cd device on a sun using the mount command.
But i do not know what device the cd drive is ie /dev/sr0 or /dev/cdrom0 bla bla. I need this info to run the command...
mount /dev/blah /mnt/cdrom
so i can access the cd. but i dont know what blah in the above is.... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: rkap
I'm getting started on Linux coming from Windows. I've got Red Hat 8.0 (I think 8.0) installed. I'm going to install a program from the cd-rom. I hope this isn't to stupid of a question, how do I install it? I've done some research unfortunately I don't have a lot of time on my hands and I haven't... (3 Replies)
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have a problem with mandrake, it doesnt let me take more than 3 files from a cd to the hard drive at once.
ie from a cd with 100 mp3s on, I have to take 3, then eject the cd and put it back and take 3 more.
very tidious, people tell me this is a default problem with mandrake, I say there must... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: tayoz
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I am having problems booting to my external CD-ROM drive. When I try to run the command "boot cdrom" from my OK prompt I get the error "SCSI device 6,0 is not responding, Can't open boot device". Also, when I run the command "test cdrom", I get the error "SCSI device 6,0 is not responding, cdrom... (5 Replies)
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I recently decided to install FreeBSD on an old 486 PC. I downloaded the iso and burnt it on my other computer. After that I went into the BIOS on the 486 to set the CD as my primary boot device.. but strangely there's no such option :confused:
And when i boot the machine the floppy drive makes... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: J.P