Re: ide-floppy doesn't work with devfs 99.14/99.15

From: Norbert Tretkowski (
Date: Sat Jun 17 2000 - 07:21:30 EST

On Tue, Jun 13, 2000 at 11:30:48PM -0600, Richard Gooch wrote:
> OK, I suspect I know what the problem is. Instead of trying to access
> the device via the /dev/discs hierarchy, go directly to the /dev/ide
> hierarchy. So try accessing something like:
> /dev/ide/host0/bus1/target1/lun0/disc

I already tried that, no success. But now I have removed the openwall
patch and it worked now. I haven't tried openwall with 2.2.15, the first
kernel I used it was 2.2.16. Now I have no openwall, but it works. Thanks
for your help anyway, now I'll contact the openwall people.

Regards/Gruesse, Norbert

Norbert Tretkowski,

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