Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 92020
total system crash when mounting /dev/scd1
Last modified: 2007-04-18 12:54:11 EDT
Description of problem:
when a normal cd (not an audio) is present in my cd-re-writer (samsung) attached
to secondard slave device /dev/scd1 and the command mount /dev/cdrom1 is issued,
the disk activity light comes up as normal, but the command never finishes
executing, no error messages, 10 seconds later the system locks up, mouse stops
responding, all keyboard shortcuts have no effect.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
How reproducible: happens evvery time.
Steps to Reproduce:
1. any mountable cd in /dev/scd1 (cd rewriter)
2. open command console
3. mount /dev/cdrom1
TOTAL system crash after 5 - 10 seconds.
cd rom mounted to /mnt/cdrom1/
AMD Athlon 1.3ghz
256 meg dram
ATI rage 128 graphics card
fresh install of redhat9 using standard home user settings.
Please give info on which model SCSI controller and CD-RW drive you're using.
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