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Bug#100749: cdrom entry in /etc/fstab points to non-existant /dev/cdrom

On Thu, Jun 14, 2001 at 11:12:10AM -0700, David D.W. Downey wrote:
> On Thu, 14 Jun 2001, David Whedon wrote:
> > > So the question is, should we default /dev/cdrom to the first
> > > CD-ROM drive if none is used during the installation,
> > That's my vote.
> That is one of the things I truly hate with distribs. Please, don't set
> /dev/cdrom to anything during the install!

Why?  You can always reset it manually, and having it default to
something nice will make a lot of programs which rely on
/dev/cdrom work a lot better.


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