Well done Douglas

Derek Broughton news at pointerstop.ca
Wed Sep 3 00:58:12 BST 2008

Knapp wrote:

>>> # TSSTcorpCDDVDW_SH-S182D (pci-0000:00:04.0-ide-0:0)
>>> # CDDVDW_SH-S182D (pci-0000:00:04.0-scsi-0:0:0:0)
>>> Now that is odd. I have one CD player and have always had one and it
>>> has NEVER changed! Oh, wait a second those 2 are the same?? IS that
>>> normal?
>> I'm not sure which "two" you mean are the same.
> By two I meant the two at the top of this page. They start out
> different but are really the same device.
>  The dvd and cdrom links are
>> to your _players_, the *rw links are to your _recorders_ - and of course
>> for most people they're all the same physical device.  But the device
>> names ending in "1" are _not_ the same as the others - one has an IDE
>> path and
>> the other has a SCSI path.  I'll give you the same advice as phoenix -
>> rename your 70-persistent-cd.rules to something not ending in .rules,
>> reboot, and see if it's generated a new, correct, one.  If not, just
>> rename the old one back.
>> --
>> derek
> Ahead of you. It is done and it worked. DVD is now in dev and dvd1 is
> gone same for the cd1 stuff too. Guess I should change back the
> kaffiene settings but they still will work with /dev/scd0 of course.

Excellent.  I'll update the bug report I pointed you to, to indicate the
real cause (and the proper fix), and file another for udev.

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