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Re: [SLE] CD problems
Hi Jeff,
/dev/cdrom points to /dev/scd0

What files can I manually edit?

Jerry

On Sunday 13 May 2001 23:21, you wrote:
> What does /dev/cdrom point to? ("ls -l /dev/cdrom"). It should be
> linked to /dev/scd0 or something similar. If linked to /dev/hdc or
> similar, you are accessing it as an IDE drive, but it is using
> SCSI-IDE emulation. You can't do both.
>
> HTH,
> Jeffrey
>
> Quoting Jerry Coleman <wjc@xxxxxxx>:
> > Greetings All,
> > I have 7.1 installed and working good....
> > Recently , I installed a TDK CDRW (see the excerpt from my boot.msg)
> > ==========================================================
> > 4>hda: Maxtor 91728D8, ATA DISK drive
> > <4>hdb: ST32531A, ATA DISK drive
> > <4>hdc: TDK CDRW121032, ATAPI CDROM drive
> > <4>hdd: ATAPI 48X CDROM, ATAPI CDROM drive
> > <4>ide0 at 0x1f0-0x1f7,0x3f6 on irq 14
> > <4>ide1 at 0x170-0x177,0x376 on irq 15
> > <6>hda: Maxtor 91728D8, 16479MB w/512kB Cache, CHS=2100/255/63
> > <6>hdb: ST32531A, 2439MB w/0kB Cache, CHS=619/128/63
> > <4>hdc: ATAPI 32X CD-ROM CD-R/RW drive, 2048kB Cache
> > <6>Uniform CD-ROM driver Revision: 3.11
> > <4>hdd: ATAPI 48X CD-ROM drive, 128kB Cache
> >
> > <4>scsi0 : SCSI host adapter emulation for IDE ATAPI devices
> > <4>scsi : 1 host.
> > ==========================================================
> > After I physically installed it and followed the instructions in the
> > Configuration Manual for installing an ide CDRW with no luck.
> > I now have an error when I try to mount my CDROM and don't know how to
> > access my TDK CDRW.
> > Here is the error:
> > ==========================================================
> > mount: the kernel does not recognize /dev/cdrom as a block device
> > (maybe 'insmod driver'?)
> > ==========================================================
> > I would appreciate any help
> >
> > Jerry
>
> Content-Description: fstab
>
> > /dev/hdb3 / ext2 defaults 1 1
> > /dev/hdb1 /boot ext2 defaults 1 2
> > /dev/cdrom /cdrom auto ro,noauto,user,exec 0 0
> > devpts /dev/pts devpts defaults 0 0
> > /dev/fd0 /floppy auto noauto,user 0 0
> > proc /proc proc defaults 0 0
> > /dev/hda1 /windows/C vfat noauto,user 0 0
> > /dev/hda5 /windows/D vfat noauto,user 0 0
> > /dev/hdb2 swap swap defaults 0 2
>
> Content-Description: boot.msg

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