New name for Floppy disk devices?
murray at freebsdmall.com
Tue Dec 16 17:44:43 PST 2003
Have you read the creating and using floppy disks section of the
Handbook? The device name is '/dev/fd0'.
Hope that helps.
On Tue, Dec 16, 2003 at 01:12:40PM -0700, Dr. Lyman Hazelton wrote:
> OK, so sometimes serial devices that one would expect to have names in
> /dev like sio0 or sio1 are now called cuaa0 or cuaa1 (for reasons
> beyond my understanding). Now I can see my floppy disk in the dmesg
> output, but there doesn't appear to be an fdc0 in /dev. Did floppy
> disk devices get renamed, too, or is it hiding somewhere else, or did
> it, for some unknown reason, just vanish? I'm trying to create a
> floppy disk boot pair, and can't write to a device I can't find.
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