Minor question regarding default/initial configuration.
Launching grip from the default Mandrake 10.1
"Official" distro I saw the error "Cannot find /dev/cdrom".
A very minor amount of research revealed that this was
the default device type for grip, but that Mandrake, in
their infinite wisdom, had changed the default device
class to /dev/sr0 [which I suspect translates to Scsi
I was able to use /etc/fstab to determine this and then
to correct grip's configuration. Problem solved.
However, it occured to me that it might be better for
grip to do something similar on an automatic basis. You
can parse /etc/fstab looking for a device with a mount
point of /mnt/cdrom and then split out the first field
of the returned line [if you grep for it] to return the
A little tweaking might allow you to create a more
dynamic configuration tool that allows you to do this
detection on first launch.
Fabulous piece of software by the way!! ;o)