Re: Locking CD tray w/o opening device

From: Andreas Roedl (
Date: Tue Jun 11 2002 - 05:25:40 EST


Am Dienstag, 11. Juni 2002 04:53 schrieb Nathan Neulinger:
> With a 9 month old, going on 2, in the house, I've been made painfully
> aware of the need to have some way to lock the CD-ROM tray. I saw a post
> about some patches way back in 1996 to enable user-space control of
> this, but haven't seen much in the way of tools to control it.
> Is there any straightforward way of disabling the buttons on the CD and
> locking all the time? I'm not averse to an ugly hack to 2.4.18+ source
> if necessary.

What about the power and reset buttons?


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