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Re: [SLE] DVD won't` eject
  • From: Chadley Wilson <chadley@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 22 Jun 2005 08:07:35 +0200
  • Message-id: <200506220807.35201.chadley@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Wednesday 22 June 2005 03:52, Carl William Spitzer IV wrote:
> In suse 9.2 recently updated I now can not open the DVDRW drive either
> manually or with eject. I removed the device from yast rebooted and
> reinstalled still the light remains on as though there were a disk
> inside.
>
> Also though yast found the device which is on hdc the software
> apparently sees it as hdd? I also get some flaky error on boot about
> not having a 80 pin cable on the second ide. I installed 9.2 using this
> drive now it does not work.
>
> I will check the physical connections but I am puzzled.
>
> I have the 100mb output of hardware info. What should I look for?
>
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Hi Carl,

This is usually as a result of access to the folder where the device is
mounted. Check all terminals and applications, cd out of the directory and
close apps that are accessing the drive, the you can push the button on the
device.

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Chadley Wilson
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Pinnacle Micro
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