firewire vs IDE DVD.

Matthew Graybosch matthew at
Tue Aug 26 20:52:44 PDT 2003

On 15:03 Tue 26 Aug     , Adam K Kirchhoff wrote:
> Anyone?  The same IDE drive plays back DVDs with mplayer under NetBSD
> without any problems, however NetBSD seems to be using some IDE-to-SCSI
> emulation.  Is it impossible to get IDE DVD drives to play back DVD
> videose under FreeBSD?

I'm going to try to send this message one last time. Try looking for
/dev/acd0c instead of /dev/acd0; I use the former and make sure its
permissions are set to 666.

Matthew Graybosch
"The best way to lose an argument is to throw the first punch."

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