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Re: [SLE] Suse 10.0 dd problems
  • From: Sunny <sloncho@xxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 11 Apr 2006 11:37:40 -0500
  • Message-id: <e7eeb230604110937x341020e4j558c664443ece672@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On 4/20/06, Carl William Spitzer IV <cwsiv@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> On Tue, 2006-04-11 at 08:52 +0200, Per Jessen wrote:
> > Carl William Spitzer IV wrote:
> >
> > >> dd acts on raw devices
> > >> if you want a dd of cdrom ,insert the media and issue:
> > >> dd if=/dev/cdrom of=CDROM.iso
> > >>
> > > No device. How do I create one in 10??
> >
> > If /dev/cdrom is not a symbolic link to a /dev/hdx device, just
> > use /dev/hdx instead. (x being whichever IDE-device your CDROM is).
> >
> >
> > /Per Jessen, Z├╝rich
> >
> >
> strangely no hdc either.
> so how do i create it.

Start Yast/Hardware/CD-ROM drives

There will be a list with the cd-rom drives, as well as their /dev/hdx
node. Just see which one you need.

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Svetoslav Milenov (Sunny)

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