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Old 08-05-2007, 03:59 AM   #1
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wine cant find my cd-rom drives

hello i am trying to get wine to detect my cd-rom drives but i cant get it to work.
i need some help with this but i am really new to linux so i dont really know what to do. i have started winecfg and i tried the autodetect option but no cd-rom drve came up.
this is what i got when i typed: ls -la ~/.wine/dosdevices

ls -la ~/.wine/dosdevices/
totalt 8
drwxr-xr-x 2 root root 4096 4 aug 11.46 .
drwxr-xr-x 4 root root 4096 4 aug 11.47 ..
lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root 10 3 aug 17.23 c: -> ../drive_c
lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root 8 3 aug 17.23 d:: -> /dev/sr0
lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root 8 3 aug 23.03 e:: -> /dev/sr1
lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root 5 4 aug 11.12 h: -> /root
lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root 1 3 aug 17.23 z: -> /

sr0 and sr1 are my cd rom drives

i hope this will be of some help
Old 08-05-2007, 10:06 PM   #2
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lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root 8 3 aug 17.23 d:: -> /dev/sr0
lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root 8 3 aug 23.03 e:: -> /dev/sr1
Do you have both a cdrom and a dvd drive? If so, I'd guess that /dev/sr0 is cdrom and /dev/sr1 is dvd.


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