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Addonics 24x CD-Rom pcmcia drive. HELP

  • NuKe

    The error is:
    Dec  5 08:07:02 NuKemini cardmgr[6400]: socket 0: ATA/IDE Fixed Disk
    Dec  5 08:07:02 NuKemini Probing IDE interface ide1...
    Dec  5 08:07:02 NuKemini ide1: Wait for ready failed before probe !
    Dec  5 08:07:03 NuKemini hdd: CD-224E, ATAPI CD/DVD-ROM drive
    Dec  5 08:07:03 NuKemini ide1 at 0x100-0x107,0x10e on irq 3
    Dec  5 08:07:03 NuKemini scsi1 : SCSI host adapter emulation for IDE ATAPI devic
    Dec  5 08:07:03 NuKemini Vendor: TEAC      Model: CD-224E           Rev: 1.5A
    Dec  5 08:07:03 NuKemini Type:   CD-ROM                             ANSI SCSI re
    vision: 02
    Dec  5 08:07:04 NuKemini cardmgr[6400]: executing: './ide start hdc'
    Dec  5 08:07:04 NuKemini Attached scsi generic sg0 at scsi1, channel 0, id 0, lu
    n 0,  type 5
    Dec  5 08:07:04 NuKemini ide-cs: hdc: Vcc = 5.0, Vpp = 0.0
    Dec  5 08:07:04 NuKemini scsi.agent[6582]: cdrom at /devices/ide1/1.1/host1/1:0:
    Dec  5 08:07:04 NuKemini cardmgr[6400]: + open() failed: No such device or addre

    The problem is with both kernels 2.4.26 and 2.6.9.

    • David Hinds
      David Hinds

      I think the problem might just be that the IDE configuration script is confused by an interface that has a slave device but no master device (i.e. hdd but no hdc)?

      A quick fix might be to just edit /etc/pcmcia/ide and set


      near the top.

      -- Dave