HAL on FreeBSD 5.5

Michael Nottebrock lofi at freebsd.org
Tue Dec 19 11:15:29 PST 2006


On Tuesday, 19. December 2006 19:50, Joe Marcus Clarke wrote:
> Michael Nottebrock wrote:
> > On Tuesday, 19. December 2006 18:06, Joe Marcus Clarke wrote:
> >> On Tue, 2006-12-19 at 10:26 +0100, Michael Nottebrock wrote:
> >>> Hi,
> >>>
> >>> Are there known problems with HAL on FreeBSD 5.5-Release? On my box, it
> >>> fails to detect volumes on cds and dvds, but I'm told by people with
> >>> FreeBSD 6 boxes that volumes do automagically appear for them after
> >>> they insert a disc.
> >>
> >> There are no known problems on 5.5 primarily because it has only been
> >> build-tested (at least by me).  I know there were some important API
> >> differences in 5.5 that required hacks.  What does lshal report?
> >
> > http://people.freebsd.org/~lofi/lshal-out.txt
> >
> > This is with acd1 empty and acd0 loaded with an iso9660 cdrom.
>
> Does anything change if hald is started after the media is inserted into
> the drive?

No. I also tried rebooting with the disc still in the drive, but all that 
changes in the lshal output are minor device numbers and the detected CPU 
speed.


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