Re: translator problem (again CDROM)
> I don't know what is the evtl. translator and I don't
> find it in /hurd
Sorry for being sloppy here: evtl. = eventual.. It's not a
translator but an abbreviation. Sorry for the confusion ;-).
> I think that hd1 is my cdrom, because at boot,
> It says :
> hd0: 550mb Hard Disk...
> hd1: CREATIVE4831 CDROM
> Hd2: 213mb hard disk...
> When I type ps ax after doing:
> #settrans -fg /cdrom
> #settrans /cdrom /hurd/isofs /dev/hd1
> USER PID TT STAT TIME COMMAND
> root 0 ? R<mo 0:00.40 /hurd/proc
> - 2 ? D<p 0:00.02 /boot/gnumach.gz root=hd2s1
> - 3 ? Sp 0:00.27 ?
> root 4 - So 0:02.87 /hurd/ext2fs.static --bootflags=-x --host-priv-
> root 5 - So 0:00.28 /hurd/exec
> root 6 - So 0:00.08 /hurd/auth
> root 8 - So 0:00.53 /hurd/term /dev/console device console
> root 15 - So 0:00.03 /hurd/null
> root 16 - So 0:00.06 /hurd/storeio hd2s1
> root 37 - So 0:00.05 /hurd/pflocal
> root 40 - So 0:00.11 /hurd/pfinet
> root 41 - So 0:00.04 /hurd/storeio --no-cache time
> root 42 - So 0:00.05 /hurd/password
> root 48 - So 0:00.02 /hurd/ext2fs /dev/hd0s2
> root 49 - So 0:00.03 /hurd/storeio hd0s2
> root 61 - So 0:00.14 /hurd/ext2fs /dev/hd0s1
> root 62 - So 0:00.03 /hurd/storeio hd0s1
> root 70 - So 0:00.01 /hurd/magic tty
> root 74 co S 0:00.06 ps -ax
> It seams that the translator I want is not runing.
Hmmm... there is no /hurd/storeio hd1 entry here either.
Since you created /dev/hd1 with MAKEDEV (did you, right?)
starting the translator with settrans should have touched
/dev/hd1 and automatically started '/hurd/storeio hd1'.
Even if the /hurd/isofs translator dies after that, the
/hurd/storeio on hd1 should be still running anyway.
Did you try a simple 'ls -l /dev/hd1'?
With -l, ls would call stat() on that node and should
start the translator anyway. If there is no hd1 or if
/hurd/storeio didn't start after this, I'd suspect that
/dev/hd1 was not setup properly. Just redo:
# ./MAKEDEV hd1
and try again.
> I installed the big tarball 20000925.tar.gz
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