Bug 106319 - /dev/cdrom not installed by dev package
Summary: /dev/cdrom not installed by dev package
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Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: devlabel   
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Version: rawhide
Hardware: i386 Linux
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Assignee: Bill Nottingham
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Reported: 2003-10-05 13:30 UTC by Bob Cochran
Modified: 2014-03-17 02:39 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2003-10-06 05:29:07 UTC
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Description Bob Cochran 2003-10-05 13:30:39 UTC
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Description of problem:
This issue is really for the dev package, it is not listed as a component in
Bugzilla for Fedora Core.

dev-3.3.8-2 does not appear to install /dev/cdrom in a system on which a clean
install (not an upgrade) is being done. In fact, grep'ing on 'cdrom' shows no
/dev/cdrom devices whatsoever in the package files list.


Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install Fedora Core as a clean install.

Actual Results:  /dev/cdrom and similar special device files are not installed.

Expected Results:  /dev/cdrom should be installed. This also affects updating of

Additional info:

Comment 1 M Jang 2003-10-05 14:51:28 UTC
Just tried an experiment with my RHL9 box, where I commented out my /dev/cdrom 
line. I'd think some combination of kudzu and updfstab should restore 
/dev/cdrom. It does not.

However, the updfstab command does work after reboot. So I'm guessing this is 
really a feature request, to add /usr/sbin/updfstab to some appropriate rc 
script after kudzu is run.

Comment 2 Bill Nottingham 2003-10-06 05:29:07 UTC
It's *in* the kudzu rc script. /dev/cdrom is not a packaged file.

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