Re: linux-2.0.33 problem?

Paul Slootman (
Thu, 18 Dec 1997 17:39:05 +0100

In article <>:

>Just a teeny weeny nit to pick - if I mount a CD, umount and eject it,
>and then insert a new one, mounting it will fail. If I do cat
>/dev/cdrom > /dev/null, interrupt, I can then mount successfully.
>The cat gives me a Disk change detected message, btw.
>Don't know if this is the behaviour with other kernels as well. The CD
>is SCSI on an Adaptec AHA2940 (2490?) - the AIC7xxx-driver anyway.

Can't reproduce here, with 3940 and CDD2600.
Do you wait long enough after (re)inserting the disk before attempting
to mount? Some drives take a long time to become ready.

Paul Slootman

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