Novell is now a part of Micro Focus


Novell Cool Solutions: Cool Tool

Digg This - Slashdot This

In Brief

Mount CDs/DVDs which are only known by the label.


Product Categories:
  • Linux
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise 10
  • Functional Categories:
  • Installation
  • YaST
  • Posted:17 Aug 2006
    File Size:3KB
    Publisher:Stefan Reisinger


    Please read the note from our friends in legal before using this file.


    With lmount it is possible to mount a medium which is only known by the label and not by its device node. This might be useful if you want to mount something on a system from which you don't know anything, for example during auto-installations.

    I have mainly developed this program for mounting the SUSE 10.1 DVD during chrooted-scripts while performing an automated installation with autoyast to copy some files from DVD (because: it's a bug or a feature that YaST in 10.1 mounts and unmounts the DVD whenever it is needed.)

    The ZIP file includes (German) and (English)

    Novell Cool Solutions (corporate web communities) are produced by WebWise Solutions.

    © Copyright Micro Focus or one of its affiliates