24440Re: [linux-dell-laptops] Can't mount/read DVDs
- Jul 1, 2004Gus,
Thanks for replying. Yes I have fstab etc. all configured. I can read/burn
CDs perfectly well but for some reason, DVDs just don't get recognised.
I'm sure it used to work under Windoze. :-(
On Thu, 1 Jul 2004 07:36:04 -0700 (PDT), Gus Wiening
> --- simon@... wrote:--
>> I have an Inspiron 8200 running gentoo 2.6.x kernel
>> with UDEV. I don't
>> seem to be able to read/mount/anything DVDs. CDs
>> work just fine. If I
>> try and m ount a dvd using mount /mnt/cdrom I get:
>> no medium found.
>> Any perls of wisdom?
> First off, you /do/ have /mnt/cdrom set up properly in
> your fstab, right?
> Also, I've had problems with 2.6.x if I try to make
> ide-cd a module (there's /no/ reason not to build it
> into the kernel, imo); you may want to check that a.
> you have the module selected and b. it's built-in.
> Hope that helps
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