From: Caolan McNamara (Caolan.McNamara at domain ul.ie)
Date: Fri 07 May 1999 - 13:08:44 IST
On 06-May-99 Voodoo wrote:
>Hey I have RH 5.2, and I just got a Creative Labs "Blaster 2224" CDRW.
>Does anybody know how to setup a cdrw in linux, I can only find info on
>SCSI drivers where this is a ATAPI IDE drive.
If the blaster is an ide drive what you need to do is compile the kernel with
scsi emulation. Under the block devices area disable ide cdrom support, and
enable scsi emulation. dont compile it as a module. there was some problems
with this in the past as a module anyway.
>P.S. Is there a program for windows to burn Linux CD's (ISO 9660 with
mkisofs creates a cd image with optional rockridge extensions (use -R option)
after that use cdrecord to put the image on the cd.
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