Re: debconf apt configurator
"J.A. Bezemer" <email@example.com> writes:
> AFAIK, /dev/cdrom is currently being made in two places
> 1. When a cdrom driver module is inserted (using the menu system) after the
> drivers floppy has been unzipped,
This only covers the proprietary CD-ROM interface drivers.
> 2. When /dev/hd[a-z] is choosen to install either kernel/drivers or base
> system from.
And this works for IDE and SCSI. And if /dev/cdrom already exists it
should be offered there too.
> Autodetection of /dev/hd[a-z] and /dev/scd[0-9] has to take place before
> installing kernel/drivers. But the kernel already auto-detects this; the dmesg
> output may be used for this (I couldn't find this info under /proc).
That's the reason why we have to offer all /dev/hda* devices instead
of listing only the CD ones.
Sven Rudolph <firstname.lastname@example.org> http://www.sax.de/~sr1/