[ubuntu-in] CD-ROM Insanity
mirnazim at gmail.com
Sun Nov 23 12:51:26 GMT 2008
Now device has switched back to hda. Any idea.
Moments ago it was /dev/scd0 and now it is /dev/hda
On Sun, Nov 23, 2008 at 6:14 PM, Mir Nazim <mirnazim at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi guys
> I am facing some kind of strange problem.
> I noticed that my cd/dvd is not mounting.
> Found the cdrom is mentioned as /dev/hda in /etc/fstab. But /dev/hda
> does not existed.
> I quickly did lshw and found out the cd drive is actually /dev/scd0.
> Now problem is that while CD's are mounting fine Intrepid CD's are not
> I tried an old Gutsy CD is mounted fine. And after that I tried
> Intrepid CD again and it mounted fine now!!
> I am noticing. Now everytime reboot I have to insert Gutsy CD first
> and eject it and then insert Intrepid CD.
> Only when I do this dance does it mount Intrepid CD.
> But my problem is that I am unable to boot boot from this CD, I have
> eliminated hardware issues since
> I am able to boot from the Gutsy CD just fine.
> I am not sure how to the above dance at boot time :p
> Intrepid CD is fine. I booted to live CD session on other PC.
> Anyone has any idea whats going one??
> Here is lshw output regarding the CD drive
> description: DVD-RAM writer
> product: DVDRAM GSA-T10N
> vendor: HL-DT-ST
> physical id: 0.0.0
> bus info: scsi at 4:0.0.0
> logical name: /dev/cdrom
> logical name: /dev/dvd
> logical name: /dev/scd0
> logical name: /dev/sr0
> version: PC05
> capabilities: removable audio cd-r cd-rw dvd dvd-r dvd-ram
> configuration: ansiversion=5 status=open
> Mir Nazim
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