Re: Kernel compiled from source won't read /parts/ of a CD?

From: Gary Lawrence Murphy (
Date: Fri Aug 02 2002 - 15:36:42 EST

>>>>> "R" == Richard B Johnson <> writes:

    R> I had some problem like this. I don't know what caused it
    R> because it was 'fixed' by a re-boot. I think it was that the
    R> kernel 'thought' the block-size was wrong for the CD.

Glory be, that did fix it -- overnight since I posted this we had a
power out and this morning the problem is gone. Who would have thought
of rebooting a /linux/ machine??!!! :)

Thanks for the tip; if it does ever happen again, I'll also try the
loopback thing to see if that gives any clues.

Gary Lawrence Murphy <> TeleDynamics Communications Inc
Business Innovations Through Open Source Systems:
"Computers are useless.  They can only give you answers."(Pablo Picasso)

- To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in the body of a message to More majordomo info at Please read the FAQ at

This archive was generated by hypermail 2b29 : Wed Aug 07 2002 - 22:00:20 EST