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MONKEY LINUX
current version 06              @(õ õ)@
released 9/5/1997                 (Y)                   [ CD-ROM TUTORIAL ]
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    In this tutorial I'm assuming that your CD-ROM is an IDE device.
You're going to need to know the name that Linux uses to identify your
CD-ROM.  The easiest way to find this name is to look for it in all of
the text that appears on the screen right after Monkey is booted.  Use
'Shift+Page Up' and 'Shift+Page Down' to find it.  The line that you're
looking for reads something like:

     hdc: CD-ROM CDR_U112, ATAPI CDROM drive

In this case, hdc is the name that Linux uses to identify the CD-ROM.
Write down the name of your CD-ROM because you're going to need it when
you issue the 'mount' command.

     Instead of using drives to access the contents of a compact disc,
Linux uses the 'mount' command along with a 'mount point'.  Log in as the
super user (root), insert a cd into your CD-ROM device and type these
commands (replace hdc with the name of your CD-ROM):

     mount -t iso9660 /dev/hdc /cdrom -o ro    MOUNT COMPACT DISC
     cd /cdrom                                 CHANGE TO /cdrom DIRECTORY
     ls -a                                     LOOK AT CONTENTS OF DISC
     cd /                                      CHANGE TO ROOT DIRECTORY
     umount /cdrom                             UNMOUNT COMPACT DISC

     If you'd like to know what all that mess following the mount command
means, then I suggest you install manpages.tgz and issue the 'man mount'
command.  Be sure to 'umount' your mount points before logging out.

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