[linux-dell-laptops] Re: removable cd-r/rw drive for Inspirion 7500
- --- In email@example.com, "Ned Ragdnuos"
> The floppy drive in the CD-RW/Floppy combo does get recognized byI've made a small patch to ide-probe.c which solves the ls120 problem.
> and shows up as /dev/fd0 as expected, unlike the LS120 drive which
> doesn't get recognized correctly by ide-probe.c; I'll be debugging
> this in kernel 2.2.14 more over the next few weeks, hope to figure
> out what's so special about this LS120 from Dell.
It's a one-liner patch, you can find it at
This patch is also applicable to the latest 2.2.15 kernel,
Geert Van der Plas.