[CentOS] forcing linux kernel 3 to recognize cdrom as hdX

Thu Aug 8 21:09:27 UTC 2013
Ljubomir Ljubojevic <centos at plnet.rs>

On 08/08/2013 05:09 PM, Oguz Yilmaz wrote:
> Hello,
> I have a problem with older version of anaconda linux installer. I have
> upgraded kernel in my distro, but, when this anaconda boot with new 3.4.52
> kernel, can NOT find cdrom. As far as I understand, this is because the new
> kernel recognize cd drive as srX, scdX instead of older hdX with 2.6.18. At
> the moment I can not upgrade anaconda and forced this kernel to recognize
> it as before.
> Are there any kernel command line argument, kernel config or something else
> for kernel 3.4.52 to recognize this cdrom as hdX?
> Best Regards,

www.elrepo.org has working 3.x kernels. Why don't you try theirs?

Ljubomir Ljubojevic
(Love is in the Air)
PL Computers
Serbia, Europe

StarOS, Mikrotik and CentOS/RHEL/Linux consultant