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  1. Where is my USB DVD player?

    OK, this is driving me nuts.

    I am running kernel 2.6.18, and I just plugged in a USB DVD player. It's
    being recognized, but I can't find out how to address it:

    usb 5-8: new high speed USB device using ehci_hcd and address 4
    usb 5-8: configuration #1 chosen from 1 choice
    Initializing USB Mass Storage driver...
    scsi2 : SCSI emulation for USB Mass Storage devices
    usbcore: registered new driver usb-storage
    USB Mass Storage support registered.
    usb-storage: device found at 4
    usb-storage: waiting for device to settle before scanning
    Vendor: PLEXTOR Model: DVDR PX-504A Rev: 1.01
    Type: CD-ROM ANSI SCSI revision: 00
    usb-storage: device scan complete
    sr0: scsi3-mmc drive: 40x/40x writer cd/rw xa/form2 cdda tray
    sr 2:0:0:0: Attached scsi CD-ROM sr0
    sd 0:0:0:0: Attached scsi generic sg0 type 0
    sd 0:0:1:0: Attached scsi generic sg1 type 0
    sd 1:0:0:0: Attached scsi generic sg2 type 0
    sd 1:0:1:0: Attached scsi generic sg3 type 0
    sr 2:0:0:0: Attached scsi generic sg4 type 5

    I can't find it under /dev/sd?, /dev/sg? or /dev/sr?.... All those return
    a can't open or can'find.....

    Where is it?

    --Yan

  2. Re: Where is my USB DVD player?

    Captain Dondo wrote:
    > OK, this is driving me nuts.
    >
    > I am running kernel 2.6.18, and I just plugged in a USB DVD player. It's
    > being recognized, but I can't find out how to address it:
    >

    ....
    > sr 2:0:0:0: Attached scsi CD-ROM sr0

    ....
    > I can't find it under /dev/sd?, /dev/sg? or /dev/sr?.... All those return
    > a can't open or can'find.....
    >
    > Where is it?


    Messages seem to say /dev/sr0



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