Re: IDE SCSI Emulation and USB problem
According to the documentation for USB, the drives that
should show up on your system are /dev/sda or /dev/sdx if you
already have a /dev/sda or /dev/sdb, etc.
In other words, the USB devs should start at one above any pre
existing SCSI disks.
This means that your /dev/scd0 should not conflict with
any of the USB-based SCSI emulations.
"Charlie Reiman" writes:
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: Aryan Ameri [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]
>> Sent: Tuesday, December 31, 2002 10:25 AM
>> To: debian users
>> Subject: IDE SCSI Emulation and USB problem
>> Hi there:
>> In order to be able to burn CDs using my ATAPI DVD/CDRW drive, I did the
>> followings to get ide-scsi emulation working.
>> I first loaded the ide-scsi module using modconf.
>> Then Added the following lines to /etc/modutils/actions
>> "alias scd0 srmod
>> alias scsi_hostadapter ide-scsi
>> options ide-cd ignore=hdc"
>> Then added the following line to /etc/lilo.conf right after the
>> "root=" line
>> I rerun lilo, then rebooted and changed /etc/fstab to mount
>> /dev/scd0 instead
>> of /dev/cdrom.
>> I thouht that was it, I started burning CDs, and everything was
>> OK, untill I
>> saw that I have two problems
>> 1. My USB programs can't detect USB devices, e.g gtkam can't
>> detect my digital
>> camera, and my mp3 player program can't detect my mp3 player.
>Most USB devices that act as filesystems use a SCSI emulation layer as well.
>I believe it also defaults to using /dev/scd0. You might want to try
>changing the IDE device to a different /dev/scd file.
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