> [2004-07-01 19:12]:
> 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?
I had a similar problem with the MATSHITA UJDA740 on my Inspiron 8200. I was
able to fix it up upgrading the firmware of the CD-RW/DVD drive. The drive came
with firmware version 1.00. This problem was fixed by upgrading to firmware
1.03. I got this info from one of the dell forums. The actual link to the
firmware for MATSHITA UJDA740 is