2nd CD (CD-RW) not recognized

My new installation of Mandrake 6.1 doesn't recognize my CD-RW.
How can I make it accesible, as a normal CD at least?
I went thru many many pages and didn't see this questIion listed.

My specs are:

1. HD 17Gb (For windows only)
2. HD 17Gb (For Linux only)
4. CD-RW    <-- This is the bad guy
If you need more info on my system, please leave a message here.
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darthgAuthor Commented:
Edited text of question.
mkdir /mnt/cdrw
mount /dev/hdd /mnt/cdrw -t iso9660

should do it (this assumes your CDRW is sec. slave, if not, modify the hdd bit)

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