Bug 58421 - rc.sysinit ignores cdrom
rc.sysinit ignores cdrom
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: SysVinit (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Bill Nottingham
David Lawrence
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Reported: 2002-01-16 05:33 EST by Hiroki Taira
Modified: 2014-03-16 22:25 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2002-01-24 01:59:54 EST
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Description Hiroki Taira 2002-01-16 05:33:51 EST
Description of Problem:
/etc/rc.sysinit ignores /etc/sysconfig/harddisk* if it's media is cdrom.

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How Reproducible:
It is found when trying to configure ATAPI CDROM

Steps to Reproduce:
for example, /dev/hdc is ATAPA CDROM and want to make cdrom PIO mode.

1. copy /etc/sysconfig/harddisks to /etc/sysconfig/harddiskhdc
2. rewrite harddiskhdc


3. reboot machine
4. show the result of /sbin/hdparm /dev/hdc

 using_dma    =  1 (on)

Actual Results:
Values described in harddisk* is not enabled

Expected Results:

rc.sysinit can't configure ATAPI CDROM

Additional Information:

It is ok if rc.sysinit detects cdrom.

rc.sysinit at 385
before              if [ "$hdmedia" = "disk" ]; then
fixed              if [ "$hdmedia" = "disk" -o "$hdmedia" = "cdrom" ]; then
Comment 1 Bill Nottingham 2002-07-18 21:36:15 EDT
This was fixed in the 7.3 initscripts.

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