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Re: translator problem (again CDROM)


On Fri, 9 Feb 2001, Gibran Hasnaoui wrote:

> I have recently installed GNU/hurd.
> And I have some problem with CDROM:
> #cd /dev
> #MAKEDEV hd1
> #settrans /cdrom /hurd/isofs /dev/hd1
> #ls /cdrom
> /hurd/isofs : Could not find valid superblock
> ls : /cdrom: Translator died
> and when I mount /dev/hd1 /cdrom, it segfault.

I am assuming that you have your cdrom drive installed as the master on
the second ide channel.  If this is the case, then your cdrom drive could
be at hd2 - next time you boot look carefully at the boot messages and you
will see where it is.

Let me know how you get on please.


Philip Charles; 39a Paterson St., Dunedin, New Zealand; +64 3 4882818
Mobile 025 267 9420.  I sell GNU/Linux CDs.   See http://www.copyleft.co.nz

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