Re: set up cdrom

From: Michele Andreoli (
Date: Sun Dec 05 1999 - 08:54:23 CET

On Sat, Dec 04, 1999 at 05:06:31PM +0000, Hartmut Surmann(02241/14-2518) nicely wrote:
> Hi,
> I am trying to set up my cdrom on an old 486 8MB (Sony).
> I believe I need a module cdu31a.o (.h?) to use it,
> but it doesn't appear that I have it.
> Anyone have it, or know where I can get it?
> The CDROM-HOWTO says to make a device with
> mknod /dev/cdu31a b 15 0
> but i also can't find mknod.

Sorry, but not-ide and not-scsi cdrom aren't supported by
mulinux kernel. Also having module, it do not work, because
support is absent in the kernel, for Sony cdroms.


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remember any. Would two negative ones do?       -- Woody Allen
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