Re: DVD Questions
hi ya scarletdown
On Sat, 20 Dec 2003, Scarletdown wrote:
> The DVD drive did have a DVD in it. However, for some strange reason,
> the system is trying to mount the CD-RW drive instead of the DVD drive.
> What do I need to change so the system sees the CD-RW drive as
> /dev/cdrom and the DVD drive as /dev/dvd instead of CD-RW as /dev/dvd
> and DVD as /dev/cdrom1?
if your cdrom is on /dev/hdc and your dvd is on /dev/hdd
rm -f /dev/cdrom /dev/dvd
ln -s ./hdc cdrom
ln -s ./hdd dvd
ln -s ./scd0 cdrw
ln -s ./sr1 dvdrw
if you dont know which drive is connected to what, look at the bios
during boot up
> Here's something weird that I just now discovered...
> The DVD drive is being seen as /dev/sr1 instead of /dev/dvd. So doing a
> mount /dev/sr1 /dvd -t udf, I was able to mount the drive. Then I
> changed mplayer to look to /dev/sr1 as the DVD device, and it worked.
yup ... if it like sr1 instead
> >>/dev/hda1 /mnt/sunblossom/winsys vfat ro,users,exec,umask=000 0 0
> >>/dev/hda5 /mnt/sunblossom/win-native vfat ro,users,exec,umask=000 0 0
> >>/dev/hda6 /mnt/sunblossom/workspace vfat users,exec,umask=000 0 0
> >>/dev/hda7 /mnt/sunblossom/media vfat users,exec,umask=000 0 0
> > i think you want no-exec on the windoze partitons..
> > you dont want to be running linux apps sitting on windoze boxes ??
> > mask seems whacky too ... making everthing on windoze 777 as far
> > as linux is concerned...
> I'm keeping them that way for the time being because I plan on trying
> out WINE soon, so they need to be executable (if I'm understanding the
> exec property correctly.)
cracker heaven if they find your windoze box