Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 16981
RFE:improve exception handling when cdrom errors occur (cant eject, for example)
Last modified: 2008-05-01 11:37:58 EDT
I installed a basic gnome/kde rhl 6.2 on a system. I then attempted to
upgrade to rc2. Everything was fine until the installer attempted to eject
disc1 -- this failed. After I manually ejected disc1, disc2 was not
accepted (would not mount).
This is most likely particular to your CDROM drive - we have done alot of
testing and have not seen this
Can your drive eject a CDROM when running Linux (try the eject command)?
Yes, it ejects fine.
I am tempted to just close this as something of an anomoly but it did happen and
I believe reporting errors or anomolies is helpful in the long run.
I agree these things happen and it wouldn't hurt to have code which handles
exceptions like this more cleanly. Will have to look into this when we have