Solaris 8 System Administration Supplement

How to Access Information on Removable Media

Use the appropriate device name to access information using the command-line interface. You can use the volume manager's nickname from the command line by running the volcheck command before accessing the removable media. See rmformat(1) for an explanation of device names.

Examples--Accessing Information on Removable Media

To access information on a diskette, use:

$ volcheck
$ ls /floppy

To access information on a Jaz drive, use:

$ volcheck
$ ls /rmdisk
jaz0/		jaz1/

To access information on a CD-ROM, use:

$ volcheck
$ ls /cdrom