CD rom / linux

Brian Lalor blalor at
Wed Jul 30 17:26:30 GMT 1997

On Wed, 30 Jul 1997, Erik Corry wrote:

> I'm not sure how you would get the volume label to appear in Windows.
> There's probably an ioctl you could poll on the CDROM device to get
> the label (assuming it's cached, and not reread from the CD every time),
> but how do you tell the SMB users the label?
Provided you are able to get the CD-ROM volume name, you could probably
work something into the supermount thing that would rewrite the volume
name option in an included smb.conf-type file (using include cdrom.conf or
something like that).  I'll have to check out that supermount thing...

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