Continuous Error Code in TTY consoles

Larry Hartman larryhartman50 at
Sun Nov 12 23:14:03 UTC 2006

Add this to the puzzle, I commented out the fstab line for the cdrom and the 
error still occurred.  Something more than just a mount issue, maybe my 
friend at church was right, device driver error of sorts.

On Sunday 12 November 2006 16:22, H.J.Bathoorn wrote:
> On Sun, 12 Nov 2006 16:13:45 -0500
> Larry Hartman <larryhartman50 at> wrote:
> > Good idea, but no joy.  The error starts during the Kubuntu startup at
> > the Hardware Abstraction Layer prior to xstart.  Someone at church this
> > morning made the remark that maybe I dont have the proper driver.  I will
> > be looking in this direction for a while.  Its frustrating/annoying, but
> > doesnt make my system inoperable, my CPU speed is still pretty low.  I
> > just can not use my TTYs...wondering though if it causes needless wear on
> > my cd/dvd drive.
> Well, if you're the only user on the laptop you could just remove the
> /etc/fstab entry. That way you would be required to mount the DVD
> 'manually' with "mount /dev/hdc /mnt/cdrom" ..... I'm not sure if you could
> mount to  '/media/cdrom" i.e if the mountpoint would be there.
> That would clear the errors of the TTY's until you find the solution.
> --
> Good luck,
> HarM.

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