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Re: [tlug] CD Writers

I am no having any luck with the cd-writer.
When running cdrecord -scanbus as root I get the following:

Cdrecord 1.10 (i686-pc-linux-gnu) Copyright (C) 1995-2001 J?g Schilling
cdrecord: No such file or directory. Cannot open SCSI driver.
cdrecord: For possible targets try 'cdrecord -scanbus'. Make sure you are 

??? 03 3? 2002 15:06?Josh Glover ????????:
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: Eric O. Flores <>
> Subject: Re: [tlug] CD Writers
> > The device file name representing the CD-Writer has to be passed to the
> > driver in the Linux kernel.  Right! for the lilo.conf we add
> hdb=ide-scsi.
> > if the driver is statically compiled into my kernel, which I really don't
> > know! According to the "CD-Writing How To" this is the most common setup.
> Yup. To the best of my knowledge, SCSI emulation can only be compiled into
> the kernel. There is no option to modularise it.
> > Now my case is that I am using grup.  Will the same append command for
> lilo
> > work on grub?
> Nope. You want to do this in GRUB:
> title Red Hat Linux (2.4.9-31)
>         root (hd0,0)
>         kernel /vmlinuz-2.4.9-31 ro root=/dev/hda2 hdb=ide-scsi
>         initrd /initrd-2.4.9-31.img
> According to the GRUB documentation, anything after the kernel image
> filename is passed by GRUB's kernel command verbatim to the kernel. So the
> above should be fine.
> G'luck.
> -Josh

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