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Bug 455884 - write_cd_rules fails to create unnumbered /dev/dvd and /dev/dvdrw symlinks
Summary: write_cd_rules fails to create unnumbered /dev/dvd and /dev/dvdrw symlinks
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: udev
Version: 9
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Harald Hoyer
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2008-07-18 16:37 UTC by Ville Skyttä
Modified: 2009-07-14 14:10 UTC (History)
0 users

Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2009-07-14 14:10:53 UTC

Attachments (Terms of Use)
70-persistent-cd.rules created by write_cd_rules (deleted)
2008-07-18 16:37 UTC, Ville Skyttä
no flags Details

Description Ville Skyttä 2008-07-18 16:37:57 UTC
udev-124-1.fc9.2.x86_64 fails to create unnumbered /dev/dvd and /dev/dvdrw
symlinks in my setup.

I have one CD-RW drive and another DVD-RW drive.  70-persistent-cd.rules as
generated by write_cd_rules is attached.  I already tried removing the old one
that was there from a F-8 upgrade and rebooted, this is the one I got.

Note that the /dev/cdrom and /dev/cdrw symlinks are created as expected, but the
similar /dev/dvd and /dev/dvdrw not (there are only /dev/dvd1 and /dev/dvdrw1).

Comment 1 Ville Skyttä 2008-07-18 16:37:57 UTC
Created attachment 312152 [details]
70-persistent-cd.rules created by write_cd_rules

Comment 2 Bug Zapper 2009-06-10 02:07:46 UTC
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Comment 3 Bug Zapper 2009-07-14 14:10:53 UTC
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