LinuxAnswers - the LQ Linux tutorial section.
Go Back > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - General
User Name
Linux - General This Linux forum is for general Linux questions and discussion.
If it is Linux Related and doesn't seem to fit in any other forum then this is the place.


  Search this Thread
Old 01-19-2007, 05:28 PM   #1
Registered: Jul 2001
Distribution: Slackware 12
Posts: 511

Rep: Reputation: 32
Udev linking my devices wrong

I installed 2.6/udev the other day and it appears to have gotten my CD drives backwards (all the CD links point to the DVD device and all the DVD links point to the CD device). Is there a way I can fix this? I'm looking at the udev rules.d file but I'm kinda lost on what to do to change it.
Old 01-20-2007, 06:21 AM   #2
LQ 5k Club
Registered: May 2003
Location: London, UK
Distribution: Debian "Jessie"
Posts: 6,063

Rep: Reputation: 388Reputation: 388Reputation: 388Reputation: 388
Try cd /etc/udev/rules.d
grep DVD *
grep CD *

That should tell you which files are referencing the CD and DVD.
Then this link:
Should help you.


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Udev & devices trouble Macky Slackware 1 12-01-2005 03:11 PM
Linking multiple sound devices ccool Linux - General 3 03-20-2005 12:42 PM
UDEV and Raw devices swissworks Slackware 6 09-14-2004 02:08 PM
Help! udev created 51 sound devices! tamills Debian 2 05-17-2004 10:07 AM
udev and 51 sound devices! tamills Linux - Hardware 0 05-15-2004 06:43 PM

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:32 AM.

Main Menu
Write for LQ is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration