Re: cdrecord + ide cdrw
OK. Once i create the new kernel. Could i create a boot disk with the new
kernel on it to test if it boots.
I havent have much with compilig kernels in the past.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Sebastiaan" <S.Breedveld@ITS.TUDelft.NL>
To: "David Richards" <email@example.com>
Sent: Saturday, March 02, 2002 11:42 AM
Subject: Re: cdrecord + ide cdrw
> On Sat, 2 Mar 2002, David Richards wrote:
> > HI
> > Under redhat i was able to use my cdrw. In debian when i type
> > cdrecord -scanbus
> > it comes back with
> > spaceport:/home/davidr# cdrecord -scanbus
> > Cdrecord 1.8 (i686-pc-linux-gnu) Copyright (C) 1995-2000 Jörg Schilling
> > cdrecord: No such file or directory. Cannot open SCSI driver.
> > cdrecord: For possible targets try 'cdrecord -scanbus'. Make sure you
> > root.
> > spaceport:/home/davidr#
> You have to compile the ide-scsi emulation support in the kernel. So
> basically, you recompile your kernel with CONFIG_BLK_DEV_IDESCSI=y
> (module does not work) and boot your kernel with parameter 'hdc=scsi',
> where hdc is your cdrw. Then it became a scsi device (so your cdrom is now
> /dev/scd0 in stead of /dev/hdc, if you loaded the scsi cdrom module).
> Then you should be alble touse your burner.
> > I am root. what do i have to do to get it my cdrw working again ? or can
> > point to some documents that will help me work it out
> > david
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