Subject: Re: cannot access cdrom drive
To: Ken Hornstein <>
From: Brett Lymn <>
List: current-users
Date: 01/18/2001 10:37:50
According to Ken Hornstein:
>I believe this is "Drive not Ready - Device in the Process of Becoming Ready".

I was suspecting it was something like that.

>I _did_ make a patch for this (similar to what was done for the hard
>disk driver) that retries the command and it fixed my problem.  I'll
>send it to you, if you want 

Yes please.

> I was going to commit it, honest 

That would be cool - I can give it a bit of a thrash for you first :-)

>... I just got working two
>days ago, and I've been struggling with getting XFree86 4.0.2 working
>in the interim :-/

Been there, done that, got the .cfg - bit of a struggle though.

Brett Lymn, Computer Systems Administrator, BAE SYSTEMS