Help requested - CD-ROM problems in RH 7.2

Stephen Gibson stg121 at
Mon Feb 4 16:04:23 EST 2002

> Can anyone help me by suggesting where in rc.sysinit I put the line, or
> suggest another way of overcoming the problem? If I can't fix the problem,
> it'll be another computer to the dark side (M$ reinstall) :-(
> Rob

I cannot recall what I did to fix this - basically the problem went
away on subsequent reboots and now I run 2.4.17 anyway.

A fix is to place

   modprobe -a cdrom

should fix the problem.

Place the command in /etc/rc.d/rc.local if you like.


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