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Old 04-16-2006, 05:30 AM   #1
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Question Usb Dvd Burner Install Mount Linux Problem - Help Needed

Slackware 10.2 with PLEXTOR PX-708UF

cat /etc/fstab

/dev/hda1 / reiserfs defaults 1 1
/dev/cdrom /mnt/cdrom auto noauto,owner,ro 0 0
/dev/fd0 /mnt/floppy auto noauto,owner 0 0
devpts /dev/pts devpts gid=5,mode=620 0 0
proc /proc proc defaults 0 0

cat /etc/mtab

/dev/hda1 / reiserfs rw 0 0
proc /proc proc rw 0 0
sysfs /sys sysfs rw 0 0
devpts /dev/pts devpts rw,gid=5,mode=620 0 0
usbfs /proc/bus/usb usbfs rw 0 0

cat /proc/mounts

rootfs / rootfs rw 0 0
/dev/root / reiserfs rw 0 0
proc /proc proc rw,nodiratime 0 0
sysfs /sys sysfs rw 0 0
devpts /dev/pts devpts rw 0 0
usbfs /proc/bus/usb usbfs rw 0 0

fdisk -l

Disk /dev/hda: 8589 MB, 8589934592 bytes
15 heads, 63 sectors/track, 17753 cylinders
Units = cylinders of 945 * 512 = 483840 bytes

Device Boot Start End Blocks Id System
/dev/hda1 * 1 17753 8388261 83 Linux

Any help mounting my burner would be appreciated.

Also my dmesg

Linux version (root@Terminal1) (gcc version 3.3.6) #1 SMP Wed Apr 5 14:32:03 CEST 2006
BIOS-provided physical RAM map:
BIOS-e820: 0000000000000000 - 000000000009f800 (usable)
BIOS-e820: 000000000009f800 - 00000000000a0000 (reserved)
BIOS-e820: 00000000000dc000 - 0000000000100000 (reserved)
BIOS-e820: 0000000000100000 - 000000000fef0000 (usable)
BIOS-e820: 000000000fef0000 - 000000000fefc000 (ACPI data)
BIOS-e820: 000000000fefc000 - 000000000ff00000 (ACPI NVS)
BIOS-e820: 000000000ff00000 - 0000000010000000 (usable)
BIOS-e820: 00000000fec00000 - 00000000fec10000 (reserved)
BIOS-e820: 00000000fee00000 - 00000000fee01000 (reserved)
BIOS-e820: 00000000fffe0000 - 0000000100000000 (reserved)
256MB LOWMEM available.
found SMP MP-table at 000f6ce0
On node 0 totalpages: 65536
DMA zone: 4096 pages, LIFO batch:0
DMA32 zone: 0 pages, LIFO batch:0
Normal zone: 61440 pages, LIFO batch:15
HighMem zone: 0 pages, LIFO batch:0
DMI present.
Intel MultiProcessor Specification v1.4
Virtual Wire compatibility mode.
OEM ID: INTEL Product ID: 440BX APIC at: 0xFEE00000
Processor #0 15:3 APIC version 17
I/O APIC #1 Version 17 at 0xFEC00000.
Enabling APIC mode: Flat. Using 1 I/O APICs
Processors: 1
Allocating PCI resources starting at 20000000 (gap: 10000000:eec00000)
Built 1 zonelists
Kernel command line: BOOT_IMAGE=Linux-2.6 ro root=301
mapped APIC to ffffd000 (fee00000)
mapped IOAPIC to ffffc000 (fec00000)
Initializing CPU#0
PID hash table entries: 2048 (order: 11, 32768 bytes)
Detected 3001.278 MHz processor.
Using tsc for high-res timesource
Console: colour dummy device 80x25
Dentry cache hash table entries: 65536 (order: 6, 262144 bytes)
Inode-cache hash table entries: 32768 (order: 5, 131072 bytes)
Memory: 255420k/262144k available (2135k kernel code, 6128k reserved, 838k data, 204k init, 0k highmem)
Checking if this processor honours the WP bit even in supervisor mode... Ok.
Calibrating delay using timer specific routine.. 6032.51 BogoMIPS (lpj=12065027)
Mount-cache hash table entries: 512
CPU: After generic identify, caps: 0febfbff 00000000 00000000 00000000 00000015 00000000 00000000
CPU: After vendor identify, caps: 0febfbff 00000000 00000000 00000000 00000015 00000000 00000000
CPU: Trace cache: 12K uops, L1 D cache: 16K
CPU: L2 cache: 1024K
CPU: After all inits, caps: 0febfbff 00000000 00000000 00000080 00000015 00000000 00000000
Intel machine check architecture supported.
Intel machine check reporting enabled on CPU#0.
mtrr: v2.0 (20020519)
Enabling fast FPU save and restore... done.
Enabling unmasked SIMD FPU exception support... done.
Checking 'hlt' instruction... OK.
CPU0: Intel® Pentium® 4 CPU 3.00GHz stepping 08
Total of 1 processors activated (6032.51 BogoMIPS).
ExtINT not setup in hardware but reported by MP table
..TIMER: vector=0x31 apic1=0 pin1=2 apic2=0 pin2=0
Brought up 1 CPUs
NET: Registered protocol family 16
PCI: PCI BIOS revision 2.10 entry at 0xfd9a0, last bus=1
PCI: Using configuration type 1
SCSI subsystem initialized
PCI: Probing PCI hardware
PCI: Probing PCI hardware (bus 00)
PCI quirk: region 1000-103f claimed by PIIX4 ACPI
PCI quirk: region 1040-104f claimed by PIIX4 SMB
Boot video device is 0000:00:0f.0
PCI: Using IRQ router PIIX/ICH [8086/7110] at 0000:00:07.0
PCI->APIC IRQ transform: 0000:00:07.2[D] -> IRQ 19
PCI->APIC IRQ transform: 0000:00:10.0[A] -> IRQ 17
PCI->APIC IRQ transform: 0000:00:11.0[A] -> IRQ 18
PCI->APIC IRQ transform: 0000:00:12.0[A] -> IRQ 19
PCI: Bridge: 0000:00:01.0
IO window: disabled.
MEM window: disabled.
PREFETCH window: disabled.
PCI: Setting latency timer of device 0000:00:01.0 to 64
VFS: Disk quotas dquot_6.5.1
Dquot-cache hash table entries: 1024 (order 0, 4096 bytes)
NTFS driver 2.1.25 [Flags: R/O].
Initializing Cryptographic API
io scheduler noop registered
io scheduler anticipatory registered
io scheduler deadline registered
io scheduler cfq registered
Limiting direct PCI/PCI transfers.
vesafb: framebuffer at 0xf0000000, mapped to 0xd0880000, using 1536k, total 16384k
vesafb: mode is 1024x768x8, linelength=1024, pages=0
vesafb: protected mode interface info at 00ff:44f0
vesafb: scrolling: redraw
vesafb: Pseudocolor: size=8:8:8:8, shift=0:0:0:0
vesafb: Mode is VGA compatible
Console: switching to colour frame buffer device 128x48
fb0: VESA VGA frame buffer device
Real Time Clock Driver v1.12
serio: i8042 AUX port at 0x60,0x64 irq 12
serio: i8042 KBD port at 0x60,0x64 irq 1
Floppy drive(s): fd0 is 1.44M
FDC 0 is a post-1991 82077
RAMDISK driver initialized: 16 RAM disks of 7777K size 1024 blocksize
loop: loaded (max 8 devices)
Uniform Multi-Platform E-IDE driver Revision: 7.00alpha2
ide: Assuming 33MHz system bus speed for PIO modes; override with idebus=xx
PIIX4: IDE controller at PCI slot 0000:00:07.1
PIIX4: chipset revision 1
PIIX4: not 100% native mode: will probe irqs later
ide0: BM-DMA at 0x1050-0x1057, BIOS settings: hdaMA, hdbMA
ide1: BM-DMA at 0x1058-0x105f, BIOS settings: hdcMA, hddio
Probing IDE interface ide0...
hda: VMware Virtual IDE Hard Drive, ATA DISK drive
hdb: VMware Virtual IDE CDROM Drive, ATAPI CD/DVD-ROM drive
ide0 at 0x1f0-0x1f7,0x3f6 on irq 14
Probing IDE interface ide1...
hdc: VMware Virtual IDE CDROM Drive, ATAPI CD/DVD-ROM drive
ide1 at 0x170-0x177,0x376 on irq 15
hda: max request size: 128KiB
hda: 16777216 sectors (8589 MB) w/32KiB Cache, CHS=17753/15/63, UDMA(33)
hda: cache flushes not supported
hda: hda1
hdb: ATAPI 40X DVD-ROM DVD-R CD-R/RW drive, 2048kB Cache, UDMA(33)
Uniform CD-ROM driver Revision: 3.20
hdc: ATAPI 32X DVD-ROM drive, 512kB Cache, UDMA(33)
ide-floppy driver 0.99.newide
mice: PS/2 mouse device common for all mice
md: linear personality registered as nr 1
md: raid0 personality registered as nr 2
md: raid1 personality registered as nr 3
md: raid5 personality registered as nr 4
raid5: automatically using best checksumming function: pIII_sse
pIII_sse : 4009.000 MB/sec
raid5: using function: pIII_sse (4009.000 MB/sec)
md: md driver 0.90.3 MAX_MD_DEVS=256, MD_SB_DISKS=27
md: bitmap version 4.39
NET: Registered protocol family 2
input: AT Translated Set 2 keyboard as /class/input/input0
input: ImPS/2 Generic Wheel Mouse as /class/input/input1
IP route cache hash table entries: 4096 (order: 2, 16384 bytes)
TCP established hash table entries: 16384 (order: 5, 131072 bytes)
TCP bind hash table entries: 16384 (order: 5, 131072 bytes)
TCP: Hash tables configured (established 16384 bind 16384)
TCP reno registered
TCP bic registered
NET: Registered protocol family 1
NET: Registered protocol family 17
Using IPI Shortcut mode
md: Autodetecting RAID arrays.
md: autorun ...
md: ... autorun DONE.
ReiserFS: hda1: found reiserfs format "3.6" with standard journal
ReiserFS: hda1: using ordered data mode
ReiserFS: hda1: journal params: device hda1, size 8192, journal first block 18, max trans len 1024, max batch 900, max commit age 30, max trans age 30
ReiserFS: hda1: checking transaction log (hda1)
ReiserFS: hda1: Using r5 hash to sort names
VFS: Mounted root (reiserfs filesystem) readonly.
Freeing unused kernel memory: 204k freed
Linux agpgart interface v0.101 © Dave Jones
pcnet32.c:v1.31c 01.Nov.2005
pcnet32: PCnet/PCI II 79C970A at 0x1080, 00 0c 29 f7 b8 c3 assigned IRQ 18.
eth0: registered as PCnet/PCI II 79C970A
pcnet32: 1 cards_found.
usbcore: registered new driver usbfs
usbcore: registered new driver hub
USB Universal Host Controller Interface driver v2.3
uhci_hcd 0000:00:07.2: UHCI Host Controller
uhci_hcd 0000:00:07.2: new USB bus registered, assigned bus number 1
uhci_hcd 0000:00:07.2: irq 19, io base 0x00001060
hub 1-0:1.0: USB hub found
hub 1-0:1.0: 2 ports detected
pci_hotplug: PCI Hot Plug PCI Core version: 0.5
shpchp: Standard Hot Plug PCI Controller Driver version: 0.4
agpgart: Detected an Intel 440BX Chipset.
agpgart: AGP aperture is 64M @ 0xe8000000
ohci_hcd: 2005 April 22 USB 1.1 'Open' Host Controller (OHCI) Driver (PCI)
NET: Registered protocol family 10
IPv6 over IPv4 tunneling driver
eth0: no IPv6 routers present
apm: BIOS version 1.2 Flags 0x03 (Driver version 1.16ac)
mtrr: your processor doesn't support write-combining
Old 04-16-2006, 05:53 AM   #2
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ok solved it

mkdir /mnt/dvdr

mount /dev/hdb /mnt/dvdr

You can see the DVD-R drive in the dmesg above as hdb


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