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Bug 7422

Summary: Installation leaves bad alias for cdu31a/cdu33a CD-ROM drive
Product: [Retired] Red Hat Linux Reporter: kucharsk
Component: installerAssignee: Matt Wilson <msw>
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Description kucharsk 1999-11-29 22:18:39 UTC
When installing RedHat 6.1 from a Sony cdu33a CD-ROM drive, the bad alias:

    alias cdu31a

is installed at the top of /etc/conf.modules, upsetting depmod -a, and no
link is created to /dev/cdrom.

The line in /etc/conf.modules should instead read:

    alias cdrom cdu31a

and a link should be created with "cd /dev; ln -s cdu31a cdrom"

Comment 1 Jay Turner 1999-11-30 13:11:59 UTC
This issue has been forwarded to a developer for further action.

Comment 2 Bill Nottingham 2000-02-05 07:21:59 UTC
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 6652 ***