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Windows fails to detect file system on Linux CD-ROM iSCSI Target

I'm attempting to mount the CD-ROM drive on a machine running Linux to a machine running Windows 8 via iSCSI. tgtd is configured on the Linux machine and the Windows iSCSI Initiator succesfully ...
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1answer
96 views

Any Linux equivalent for the HttpDisk tool?

Is there any Linux equivalent for the HttpDisk tool?
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2answers
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How to detect whether there is a CD-ROM in the drive?

I know my CD-ROM device (/dev/sr0) but how can I detect from a script whether the drive is empty or whether there is a disk in it?
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USB Mass storage driver as CDROM in Windows & MAC

I am in the process of enumerating a Hybrid ISO image which will show up as CDROM in Windows & MAC and encountered with the following problem. Hybrid ISO image is created with the following ...
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5answers
574 views

Are there differences between installing Linux from USB or CD?

What are the differences between the following two scenarios? copying the content of a Linux ISO file to a USB drive (with the dd command), then booting from it burning the ISO to CD, then ...
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2answers
888 views

Why UNetbootin for USB but not CD-RW? [closed]

Usually, if I want to make a bootable CD for linux (Ubuntu. Mint, Debian, whatever) I just burn the ISO to CD and then restart the machine that I intend to install linux on with that CD inside it. ...
5
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4answers
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DVD ROM is not working

I have a DVD RW drive that is well listed in the bios, and if no CD is in, it is also present in the "My Computer" of my Fedora 16. But when I put a disc on it, the icon disapear from "My Computer", ...
2
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1answer
241 views

How can I set the CD audio volume in Linux?

In Windows 7 Control Panel -> Sound -> Sound Properties window there's an slider for setting CD Audio volume: And it's pretty strange that I can't find corresponding one in generic Linux mixers: ...
0
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2answers
156 views

install GRUB onto a CD

I have got about 10 Linux installation ISOs. I want to put them all onto 1 CD/DVD, so that when the CD/DVD gets booted, it will give me a GRUB menu asking which Linux I want to install. How do I do ...
5
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3answers
433 views

Linux: CDBurner XP like software

I'm looking for some CD burning software that's like CDBurner XP or Nero. I like how they both show how many bytes are remaining when I burn a data DVD. Additionally, CDBurner XP can refresh a ...
1
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1answer
134 views

Partition choice for Linux install, booting from CD on Mac

I downloaded the Linux iso and burned it to a CD, but before I boot from it, I want to know how/if I choose which partition Linux gets installed to. I have Linux Ubuntu 10.10 and Mac 10.5.8.
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0answers
93 views

Running a program on boot from cd

Can anyone tell me how to create a cd which when booted from will automatically run a script I choose? I am trying to read the contents of the RAM before the system entirely boots so it must be ...
0
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1answer
64 views

What does the HUP Signal mean in brasero?

What does it mean if brasero gets HUP signal when trying to write image on Compact disc in brasero?
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3answers
266 views

Run a script in Linux straight from CD drive (CD was burned in Windows)

I have a self-extracting Bash installation script. I'd like to burn this to CD on my Windows box, drop that in a Linux box, and run the script straight off the CD drive. Is there a way to add "+x" ...
0
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2answers
567 views

cdrom drive doesn't work on laptop

UPDATE: I bought a new CDROM drive, as recommended by HP. It still doesn't work. I can open and close it now; so that's changed. But it still doesn't appear as a drive, and I can't use it. Any ...
2
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2answers
2k views

Linux Live CD: Flash preinstalled?

I need to create a Linux Live CD that has the newest version of Flash pre-installed. How can I do this or find a distro with this? The flavor of Linux doesn’t matter, so long as I can run Flash ...
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2answers
370 views

files not world-readable on CD (Ubuntu)

I got a CD of JPG files from a photographer. Some of the files are not readable on my Ubuntu machine (they show up as X icons in the Nautilus file browser). I figured out that the reason is that ...
0
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1answer
907 views

Cannot play audio cds on linux: “Buffer I/O error on device sr0”

I got a Thinkpad R61 with a Matshita drive and, as the title says, I cannot play audio CDs. After inserted a CD, syslog shows: Aug 26 10:39:36 localhost kernel: sr 3:0:0:0: [sr0] Result: ...
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2answers
485 views

Can I make CDs mount automatically and create a desktop icon under Gnome on SLED 11?

I want to insert a CD-ROM and have it automatically be mounted to someplace like /media/cdrom and create an icon on the Gnome desktop, while logged in as a non-root user under SLED 11. How can I ...
2
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4answers
3k views

“eject” command not working

shadyabhi@shadyabhi-desktop:~$ eject -v eject: using default device `cdrom' eject: device name is `cdrom' eject: expanded name is `/media/cdrom' eject: `/media/cdrom' is a link to `/media/cdrom0' ...
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2answers
2k views

Permission denied when trying to execute a binary burned to a CD-R

On an Ubuntu 9.10 (Karmic Koala) machine, I burned a CD from the command prompt using: cdrecord -v speed=16 dev=0,1,0 /FPS.iso The CD now contains an executable and some files. I tested the CD by ...
6
votes
4answers
533 views

High level command line program for burning CDs and DVDs?

I'm sick of screwing around trying to script a clean solution to burn multiple files and folders to CDs and DVDs with wodim, growisofs and genisoimage. I'm looking for a high level command line ...
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6answers
8k views

What's a good (Fedora) Linux app to create ISO image files from CDs and DVDs? [closed]

I'm thinking of backing up important CDs and DVDs by not simply copy-pasting the files from the CD or DVD, that's why i'd like to create ISO image files instead. What's a good app for that? It should ...
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3answers
433 views

How to burn a linux distribution into CD?

Can someone list the steps?
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3answers
8k views

can't mount cdrom redhat enterprise 5

This is what I get when I write this command: $ mount /dev/cdrom /mnt/cdrom mount: block device /dev/cdrom is write-protected, mounting read-only UDDF-fs: No fileset found mount: wrong fs type, bad ...