In Fedora 9, my DVD-ROM refused to mount automatically on inserting. Attention Fedora 11 users! The below does not refer to Fedora 11, CD mount problem refers to a kernel bug which is not fixed yet, I will update this…
From a command line, it looks quite simple
One can mount an iso file and use it as a directory.
How to find more useful information about your CDROM / DVDROM drive: