Debian does not detect SATA DVD drive
Edit your /etc/fstab
You must disable fsck check on cdrom.
/dev/sdb /media/cdrom0 udf,iso9660 user,noauto 0 0
Last digit of every mouting line controls fsck. set value to 0 if want to
> I installed a SATA DVD drive (Plextor PX-880SA) on my dual-boot system
> (Windows XP Pro and Debian Lenny). When I boot Linux, fsck fails. Here is
> the relevant portion of the log file:
> Thu Jan 7 16:39:14 2010: Checking file systems...fsck 1.41.3 (12-Oct-2008)
> Thu Jan 7 16:39:14 2010: fsck.ext2: No such file or directory while trying
> to open /dev/sdb1
> Thu Jan 7 16:39:14 2010: /dev/sdb1:
> Thu Jan 7 16:39:14 2010: The superblock could not be read or does not
> describe a correct ext2
> Thu Jan 7 16:39:14 2010: filesystem. If the device is valid and it really
> contains an ext2
> Thu Jan 7 16:39:14 2010: filesystem (and not swap or ufs or something
> else), then the superblock
> Thu Jan 7 16:39:14 2010: is corrupt, and you might try running e2fsck with
> an alternate superblock:
> Thu Jan 7 16:39:14 2010: e2fsck -b 8193 <device>
> Thu Jan 7 16:39:14 2010:
> Thu Jan 7 16:39:14 2010: /dev/mapper/galan-home: clean, 242236/9166848
> files, 16838862/36637696 blocks
> Thu Jan 7 16:39:14 2010: fsck died with exit status 8
> I can control-D and the system boots normally (but with no DVD drive).
> Would appreciate help in getting Debian to recognize my DVD drive.
Best regards, Vasiliy Sorokin.
C/C++(Qt) developer, Web developer
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