Subject: Re: SCSI CD-ROM on Vax
To: None <>
From: J. Buck Caldwell <>
List: port-vax
Date: 05/31/2003 15:12:56
Hmm.. well, I'm getting farther. If I boot it with a CD in the drive, it 
seems to work, and shows it as a RRD40. Any reason why it won't show up 
properly without a CD in the drive?

> J. Buck Caldwell wrote:
>> I've got a VAX4000/200 with a CMD CQD223 in it. Works great for 
>> disks. However, when I hook up a CD-ROM, it recoginizes it as a tape, 
>> and shows MUA0, and device mt0 as a TU81. Will I be able to read CDs 
>> off this thing, or is there some bit of config in the controller I 
>> need to change? What can I do to get it recognized as cd0, or will it 
>> work fine as mt0?
>> Perhaps I should test. Hang on...
>> Nope, just get mt0: Input/Output error. Any ideas?