RE: linux-2.0.33 problem?

Doug Ledford (
Thu, 18 Dec 1997 18:08:01 -0600 (CST)

On 18-Dec-97 Dave Wreski wrote:
>On 18-Dec-97 wrote:
>> 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.
>No, its not specific to the 2940. It happens as well on my 1522.

I can't duplicate it either. I would say something has changed in sr.c that
is causing problems with certain brands of CD-{R,ROM} devices.

E-Mail: Doug Ledford <>
Date: 18-Dec-97
Time: 18:08:02