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Re: [SLE] Fstab problem
  • From: juergen.braukmann@xxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Wed, 28 Feb 2001 11:31:40 +0100
  • Message-id: <3A9CD38C.E4D6A8F7@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Mark Annandale wrote:
>
> Hi all
>
> Thanks to Tor for his help on the ide-scsi problem.
> Just a simple question thats been bugging me for the last couple of hours.
> After putting hdc=ide-scsi into lilo to give me scsi emulation for my burner
> on hdc, what needs changing in /etc/fstab to get the burner working normally?
>
> The drive is a Samsung DVD/CD-Writer which works when using xcdroast. When I
> try and mount the drive normally I get :could not mount /cdrom. /dev/cdrom is
> not a valid block device.
>
> The relevent lines in fstab are:
>
> /dev/cdrecorder /cdrecorder auto ro,noauto,user,exec 0 0
> /dev/cdrom /cdrom auto ro,noauto,user,exec 0 0
>
> I guess it is something really simple.
>

It is. With the SCSI emulation the IDE device (/dev/hd[a,b,c,d]) turns
into an SCSI device usually /dev/scd0 (0,0,0 in cdrecord btw.). "rm
/dev/cdrom; ln -s /dev/scd0 /dev/cdrom" should cure your problem.

Juergen

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