> > cdrecord -scanbus
Ok - can you do an 'strace cdrecord -scanbus'... and sent the output..
(send it straight to me if you want, rather than filling the list
It may be that cdrecord is failing to load something else (library
or something), and the error you're getting is not the real error..
> Cdrecord 1.9 (i686-pc-linux-gnu) Copyright (C) 1995-2000 Jvrg Schilling
> cdrecord: Permission denied. Cannot open '/dev/sg0'. Cannot open SCSI
> cdrecord: For possible targets try 'cdrecord -scanbus'. Make sure you
> are root.
>> ahh!!! All I want is a peacefull life. Where can I look next?
>>>> Paul Askins wrote:
> > Is this all your loaded modules? If so, you're missing cdrom and sr_mod. Try
> > modprobe sr_mod and cdrom. You'll need both of these in order to write to CDs.
> > If this is the problem then your re-compiled kernel hasn't inserted thes
> > automatically, mine didn't either. I added them to /etc/modules (on Mdk 7.1
> > system).
> > On 26-Mar-01 Gerard Gorman wrote:
> > ahh...bloody hell..I still can't get it working! I have gone through the
> > HOWTO, rebuilt the kernel, added append="hdd=ide-scsi" to lilo.conf,
> > etc.
> > currently my loaded module list looks like this (I include everything in
> > case sees something incompatible):
> > Module Size Used by
> > eepro100 16512 1
> > sg 15664 0 (unused)
> > ide-scsi 7424 0
> > scsi_mod 59312 2 [sg ide-scsi]
> > vmnet 15520 3
> > vmmon 17120 0 (unused)
> > i810_audio 10640 0
> > soundcore 2608 2 [i810_audio]
> > ac97_codec 7472 0 [i810_audio]
> > --
> > Paul Askins <:)
> > Email: Paul Askins <paul.askins at adbvdesign.analog.com>
> > Date: 26-Mar-01, 12:13:50
> > I'm as confused as a baby in a topless bar.
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