[mythtv-users] Disable DVD/CD Auto-mount

Brad DerManouelian myth at dermanouelian.com
Mon Feb 27 01:05:36 UTC 2006

On Feb 26, 2006, at 6:06 PM, Michael Haan wrote:

> Running FC4 and everytime I pop a DVD or CD in to use with Myth, it  
> works just fine - except when I'm done I have to go manually umount  
> it because it get's mounted.  This seems avoidable, but I've poked  
> around and can't find where to disable this.  Anyone know of the  
> top of their head?

Edit your /etc/fstab entry for your DVD/CD drives. Mine looks like this:

/dev/hda                /media/cdrom            auto,iso9660     
exec,noauto 0 0
/dev/hdb                /media/cdrecorder     auto                  
exec,noauto 0 0

The noauto means don't automatically mount.

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