[Wine] How to access optical drive (cd, dvd)?

Martin Gregorie martin at gregorie.org
Wed Mar 23 19:31:33 CDT 2011

On Wed, 2011-03-23 at 19:09 -0500, Clessy wrote:
> Im saying if you mount your cd drive in wine it mounts the disk that
> you currently have in the cd drive.
Of course. All *nix family OSen (which includes Linux, FreeBSD and hence
OS X) mount filing systems. 

Devices (disks, CDs, DVDs or flash media) can be referred to by system
programs such as partition creaters, formatters and block-level copy
programs but they can't be mounted.

> Is there no way for it to mount just the drive itself so that anytime
> you put in a disk into the drive it should mount the new disk.


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