[CS-FSLUG] udev and SATA DVDRs

Ed Hurst ehurst at soulkiln.org
Mon Jan 18 21:20:07 CST 2010

sjm wrote:

>> GH50N. It's linked as /dev/sr0. The BIOS offers IDE mode and RAID, and I
>> have it set to the former, which is the default.
> I can't quite remember, but if you have an extra HDD, I'd try the BIOS
> on the other setting.  I know Windows and Linux seemed to like the
> option that the other OS didn't when I last was messing with the BIOS on
> a similar problem.

I remember messing with it when I tried to get CentOS just to boot the
installer disk. It kept loading it's older piix driver and hanging. With
RAID turned it, CentOS called it ahci. However, I don't have another
drive. I'm not sure how Ubuntu would react to that sort of change.

Ed Hurst
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