Bug 16091 - cdrecord -scanbus fails
Summary: cdrecord -scanbus fails
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: cdrecord
Version: 7.1
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Michael K. Johnson
QA Contact:
Depends On:
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Reported: 2000-08-13 05:07 UTC by Gene Czarcinski
Modified: 2008-05-01 15:37 UTC (History)
0 users

Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2000-08-14 21:23:51 UTC

Attachments (Terms of Use)
strace -otracefile cdrecord -scanbus (15.70 KB, text/plain)
2000-08-14 20:57 UTC, Gene Czarcinski
no flags Details
strace -otracefile.beta5 cdrecord -scanbus (15.62 KB, text/plain)
2000-08-14 21:20 UTC, Gene Czarcinski
no flags Details
lsmod on pinstripe (559 bytes, text/plain)
2000-08-14 21:21 UTC, Gene Czarcinski
no flags Details
lsmod on rc1 (703 bytes, text/plain)
2000-08-14 21:22 UTC, Gene Czarcinski
no flags Details
lspci -v on pinstripe (2.31 KB, text/plain)
2000-08-14 21:23 UTC, Gene Czarcinski
no flags Details
lspci -v on rc1 (2.31 KB, text/plain)
2000-08-14 21:23 UTC, Gene Czarcinski
no flags Details

Description Gene Czarcinski 2000-08-13 05:07:52 UTC
1. Everything works on pinstripe/beta5 and DOES NOT work on

2. I have a Memorex CRW-1622 cd recorder on /dev/hdh.

3. I specify append="hdh=ide-scsi nousb" in /etc/lilo.conf.

4. I get the following:

[gene@chaos gene]$ su -p       
[root@chaos gene]# insmod ide-scsi
Using /lib/modules/2.2.16-21smp/scsi/ide-scsi.o
[2]+  Done                    /usr/sbin/rhns_register -q
[root@chaos gene]# cdrecord -scanbus
Cdrecord 1.9 (i686-pc-linux-gnu) Copyright (C) 1995-2000 Jvrg Schilling
cdrecord: No such file or directory. Cannot open SCSI driver.
cdrecord: For possible targets try 'cdrecord -scanbus'. Make sure you are
[root@chaos gene]#

Comment 1 Crutcher Dunnavant 2000-08-14 13:41:49 UTC
could you run this again for me, with the following command

strace -otracefile cdrecord -scanbus

and append the tracefile to this bug report?

Comment 2 Preston Brown 2000-08-14 16:09:27 UTC
sounds like a kernel problem to me, but we need more information.

we need to see the outputp of 'lsmod' on both installs, and a 'lspci -v'.

Comment 3 Gene Czarcinski 2000-08-14 20:54:53 UTC
File is being attached from strace -otracefile cdrecord -scanbus

Funny.  I tested cdrecord on two other "systems" (one a vmware virtual and the
other a Dell OptiPlex) -- everything was fine on them.  Just my "home" system
that is having problems.


Comment 4 Gene Czarcinski 2000-08-14 20:57:01 UTC
Created attachment 2476 [details]
strace -otracefile cdrecord -scanbus

Comment 5 Gene Czarcinski 2000-08-14 21:19:31 UTC
previous attachment was tracefile from beta6 (rc1)

Comment 6 Gene Czarcinski 2000-08-14 21:20:39 UTC
Created attachment 2477 [details]
strace -otracefile.beta5 cdrecord -scanbus

Comment 7 Gene Czarcinski 2000-08-14 21:21:31 UTC
Created attachment 2478 [details]
lsmod on pinstripe

Comment 8 Gene Czarcinski 2000-08-14 21:22:04 UTC
Created attachment 2479 [details]
lsmod on rc1

Comment 9 Gene Czarcinski 2000-08-14 21:23:20 UTC
Created attachment 2480 [details]
lspci -v on pinstripe

Comment 10 Gene Czarcinski 2000-08-14 21:23:50 UTC
Created attachment 2481 [details]
lspci -v on rc1

Comment 11 Gene Czarcinski 2000-08-17 09:17:47 UTC
OK, I have no idea what is going on but as of today it is working.  The only
change made was a screwed up append= in /etc/lilo.conf which had nousb as NOUSB
and I was getting error messages during bootup.  Here is the "current" append=

	append="hdh=ide-scsi nousb"

Anyway, I am closing this.

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