Re: combo cd-rw/dvd drives

Subject: Re: combo cd-rw/dvd drives
From: Greg Madden (
Date: Sat Nov 01 2003 - 09:43:06 AKST

On Sat, 2003-11-01 at 08:36, Justin Dieters wrote:
> Has anyone had experience with Linux and the combo CD-RW/DVD-ROM drives?
> Are you still able to play DVDs if you have it set up with ide-scsi
> for burning CD's?
> Thanks,
> Justin

Yes, my sony laptop has this configuration. You can have two entries in
your fstab, and two links in//dev if the DVD player is looking for a
/dvd, /media/dvd or whatever the distro sets up, to start.

Greg Madden
Precision Air Balance, Inc.
Phone: 907-276-0461

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