Need help with CD burner
chris-lfs at drspirograph.com
Thu Aug 22 04:13:44 PDT 2002
On Thu, 22 Aug 2002 15:39, Rob 'Feztaa' Park wrote:
> Alas! Bill Maltby LFS Related spake thus:
> > I don't think you necessarily need sr_mod (I use /dev/sr0) and I don't
> > think you would need cdrom either. But my *guess* would be you need scsi
> > generic (sg), scsi_mod and ide-scsi for sure. Insmod them if they are not
> > loaded. You may need to do it in different sequences until you hit it
> > right because of dependencies.
> Crap, I don't have any of those modules. What's this scsi jazz? I don't
> have any scsi in my computer at all, it's all ide.
All cd burning under linux uses SCSI commands - since most ide cd burners are
ATAPI, which is very similar to SCSI, I guess it must've been easier to write
emulation to make the burner appear as a SCSI device than to modify all the
software to have to deal with two interfaces.
As far as your eject problem goes - I've found with my cd burner, that if I
hit the eject button while the cd is mounted, it sometimes won't eject even
after I unmount - but if I then mount the CD again and unmount it straight
away, it seems to sort itself out.
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