Bug#345999: installation-report: Fails to detect CD
> The installer fails to detect the CD drive (actually a DVD+RW drive, a
> Sony DW-Q58A). The drive is a PCI IDE drive. The thing is, that an old
> Sarge/Testing image (date 01/08/2004, ie: before Sarge was released)
> correctly detects the drive, and happily installs Debian on that Laptop.
To other D-I people: could this be related to us dropping discover?
And, indeed, *have we* finally dropped discover? :-)
This bug probably deserves more investigation. My answer is mostly
here for enhancing this..:-)