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Re: DVD install from Plextor PX-712SA

On Mon, 03 Apr 2006 01:26:44 +0200
14wh265DONTCOPYTHIS@free.fr wrote:

> In fact everything is ok up to the "cd-rom" detection. Then I tried to select
> manually the packages & the 2.6 kernel too but nothing can resolve it. I think
> it's the fault of the crappy sata controller on the k8mm-v (msi) which is not
> recognized by the kernel installer. Any suggestion?

Check this: http://www.plextor.com/english/support/media_712SA.htm

Don't get stuck on the the fact that your mobi isn't listed, look at the
"SATA Host Controler" column.

Also IIRC, stock Debian kernels don't handle SATA CD-ROM drives.

Hope this helps.

Robert "roach" Spencer
South Africa

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