On Tue, Jul 13, 2004 at 11:59:43PM +0300, A. Alper Atici wrote:
> On Tue, Jul 13, 2004 at 11:09:45PM +0300, Dan Aloni wrote:
> > On Tue, Jul 13, 2004 at 09:49:09PM +0300, A. Alper Atici wrote:
> > > I have 20041007 snapshot installed on an XP Pro using a FC2 installed
> > > natively on a partition, using aliases for IDE hard disks OK, but aliasing
> > > does not work for IDE cdrom drives.
> > >
> > > Relevant config.xml line is:
> > > <block_device index="3" path="\Device\CdRom0" alias="hdd" enabled="true">
> > This is expected with the current implementation. The code expects digits
> > after the device name. As always, patches are welcomed.
> > > I think a partition index is expected, which does not make sense for cdrom
> > > drives (I tried hdd1 but no success).
> > This is unexpected, hdd1 should have worked for you. Can you provide more
> > details on this?
> Here's the relevant daemon output:
> alias for cobd3 is hdd1
> register_blkdev: cannot get major 22 for hdd
> unable to get major number 22 for cobd alias device hdd1
Interesting. Show your /proc/devices.