Bug#100749: cdrom entry in /etc/fstab points to non-existant /dev/cdrom
Thu, Jun 14, 2001 at 12:00:24PM -0700 wrote:
> On Thu, 14 Jun 2001, Matt Kraai wrote:
> > 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.
> How many new users to linux (we are discussing installs here after all) do
> you know of that know what a symlink is or how to manually change it?
Looks like we can either:
a) do our best to set the link, for a lot of users that is all we need to do and
all will be well
b) admit that we can't make it work right for absolutely everyone, so do nothing
I vote a. as I see it Matt's earlier proposal implements a.