Re: Recording CD's (data)
On Fri Nov 2 16:01:43 2001 Justin R. Miller wrote...
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>Thus spake Stan Brown (email@example.com):
>> I went there and read through it, and after recompiling my kernek
>> about a dozen times, I have to admit I'm stuck. Acording to the HOWTO,
>> I should be able to run "cdercord -scanbus" and see my CD recorder. I'
>> can't for the life of me make that work.=20
>Try setting the setuid bit on the cdrecord binary if it doesn't have it
> chmod 4755 /path/to/cdrecord
>Please understand the risks involved with setuid programs. =20
>I also had to add my user account to the 'cdrom' group, and I'm not sure
>why, but I had to 'chown .cdrom /dev/sg0' in order to detect the device. =
>I think that's all there was...
THanks, I set the bit, and I'm testing as root, so I don't think that is
the problem. I think it might be that I actually hace SCSI hardware
Stan Brown firstname.lastname@example.org 843-745-3154
Windows 98: n.
useless extension to a minor patch release for 32-bit extensions and
a graphical shell for a 16-bit patch to an 8-bit operating system
originally coded for a 4-bit microprocessor, written by a 2-bit
company that can't stand for 1 bit of competition.
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