[nSLUG] mounting CDROM

M Taylor mctylr at privacy.nb.ca
Wed Jun 4 18:06:13 ADT 2003

On Wed, Jun 04, 2003 at 03:39:57PM -0300, Peter Cordes wrote:
> Well, looks like you're not the first person to wonder about using a CDU76E
>  The source of your "driver not present" error message is the ide_open()
> function in /usr/src/linux/drivers/ide/ide.c.  Even if you don't know C,

> strange that ide-cd.o wouldn't be working.  Try
> modprobe ide-cd

>From a Redhat Linux 7.3 machine that CAN read it's cdrom:
# lsmod
Module                  Size  Used by    Not tainted
ide-cd                 30144   1  (autoclean)
cdrom                  31936   0  (autoclean) [ide-cd]

These modules are located in:
/lib/modules/`uname -r`/kernel/drivers/cdrom/
/lib/modules/`uname -r`/kernel/drivers/ide/

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