SATA DVD mounting issues

Weiner, Michael weinerm at
Thu Jul 7 17:48:13 UTC 2011

On Thu, 2011-07-07 at 12:16 -0430, Patrick O'Callaghan wrote:
> On Thu, 2011-07-07 at 09:33 -0400, Weiner, Michael wrote:
> > The main issue at the moment is user mounting his
> > SATA DVD drive ... he puts in a media disk and there is nothing
> > mounted,
> > and nothing is showing in dmesg to indicate that the system has even
> > noticed the drive being opened and a disk inserted. 

> Does dmesg show the device even being "seen"?
> Sorry to jump into the thread late.

Yes Terry dmesg sees the device when the workstation is booted up, but
not when a media disk is put into it :(



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