Subject: Re: CD-ROM for NetBSD/pmax
To: Toru Nishimura <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Jason Thorpe <email@example.com>
Date: 05/26/1997 09:48:29
On Mon, 26 May 1997 21:22:58 +0900
Toru Nishimura <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Hi, all. I asked how to use CD-ROM drive with NetBSD/pmax a few days
> ago. After I poked around source codes more carefully, I'm about to
> conclude there is no way to use CD-ROM drive with NetBSD/pmax since it
> still uses rzdriver for HD devices and tzdriver for tape devices, and
> doesn't have CD-ROM specific drivers. So it's not just a mknod issue.
> Is it a right conclusion?
...the hp300 port, at least, can use the hp300-specific sd driver for
CD-ROMs. I would assume that the pmax port could do the same, or
could be easily modified to...
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