[svlug] cdrecord on 2.6.9

James Sparenberg james at linuxrebel.us
Tue Jul 5 18:06:33 PDT 2005


On Tue, 2005-07-05 at 16:26 -0700, James Sparenberg wrote:
> On Tue, 2005-07-05 at 18:47 -0400, David Hummel wrote:
> > On Tue, Jul 05, 2005 at 02:55:10PM -0700, Bill Kendrick wrote:
> > > 
> > > On Tue, Jul 05, 2005 at 02:27:19PM -0700, Darlene Wallach wrote:
> > > > 
> > > > I run cdrecord as root.
> > > 
> > > Any particular reason why?
> > 
> > >From the man page:
> > 
> >   In  order  to  be  able to use the SCSI transport subsystem of the OS,
> >   run at highest priority and lock itself into core cdrecord either
> >   needs to be run as root, needs to be installed suid root or must be
> >   called via RBACs pfexec mechanism.
> > 
> > -David
> 
> This thread might help.  Basicaly  if you used to use cdrecord
> -dev=0,0,0  you would now use cdrecord -dev=ATA:0,0,0.  Read through the
> thread for more but from 2.4 to 2.6 they got rid of ide-scsi and now
> access it via ide-cd ... what this means I don't know expect that Jorge
> Schilling seems to be complaining a lot. (Author of cdrecord)
> 
> James


ummm might help if I give the link *sigh*


http://kerneltrap.org/node/3644








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