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From: Duncan <1i5t5.duncan@×××.net>
To: gentoo-amd64@l.g.o
Subject: [gentoo-amd64] Re: Can't mount cdrom?
Date: Sat, 24 Dec 2005 13:24:36
Message-Id: pan.2005.12.24.13.19.16.775934@cox.net
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-amd64] Can't mount cdrom? by Drake Donahue
Drake Donahue posted <004b01c6083a$fc0acf10$0200a8c0@××××××××.us>,
excerpted below,  on Fri, 23 Dec 2005 22:34:45 -0500:

> <snipping madly> > found this and was reminded that i do not know the cd in question is master > on the second ide controller > " > Your first task is to determine the device name. Refer to the chart below: > > IDE Port Master/slave Device > 1 master /dev/hda > 1 slave /dev/hdb > 2 master /dev/hdc > 2 slave /dev/hdd > 3 master /dev/hde > 3 slave /dev/hdf > 4 master /dev/hdg > 4 slave /dev/hdh
That's what I was wondering as well, but I thought /surely/ it had been covered already, and I must have missed it. Glad to see it specifically covered here, however, just in case. -- Duncan - List replies preferred. No HTML msgs. "Every nonfree program has a lord, a master -- and if you use the program, he is your master." Richard Stallman in http://www.linuxdevcenter.com/pub/a/linux/2004/12/22/rms_interview.html -- gentoo-amd64@g.o mailing list

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Re: [gentoo-amd64] Re: Can't mount cdrom? Peter Martin <pjmartin@×××××.ca>