[nSLUG] Replaced CD drive - won't boot, won't play, players don't recognize

Rich budman85 at eastlink.ca
Tue Jul 31 01:08:17 ADT 2007



Robert Ashley wrote:
> Hi,
>
> Last week I probed the group re CDROM non-bootable, non-playable.  I
> replaced the CD drive (thanks to Dop). Now same issues. Googling
> around, apparently I'm not alone. Here's output from variously
> prescribed commands. I'm using Debian Etch:
>
> $ mount /dev/hdc
> mount: block device /dev/hdc is write-protected, mounting read-only
> mount: wrong fs type, bad option, bad superblock on /dev/hdc,
>        missing codepage or other error
>        In some cases useful info is found in syslog - try
>        dmesg | tail  or so
>
> ***
>
>  bob at ashley:/proc/ide$ ls
> drivers  hda  hdc  ide0  ide1
> ***
>  bob at ashley:/proc/ide$ ls -al /dev/hdc
> brw-rw---- 1 root cdrom 22, 0 2007-07-30 20:52 /dev/hdc
> ***
>  bob at ashley:/$ cat /etc/fstab
> # /etc/fstab: static file system information.
> #
> # <file system> <mount point>   <type>  <options>       <dump>  <pass>
> proc            /proc           proc    defaults        0       0
> /dev/hda1       /               ext3    defaults,errors=remount-ro 0       1
> /dev/hda5       none            swap    sw              0       0
> /dev/hdc        /media/cdrom0   udf,iso9660 user,noauto     0       0
> /dev/scd0       /media/cdrom1   udf,iso9660 user,noauto     0       0
>
>   
Try changing udf,iso9660 to  auto
Use a disk you know works.  See if you can mount it.

Are you using udev daemon?

Try running the cdtools cmd to show the attached IDE drives
cdrecord -scanbus dev=ATAPI






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