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DVD Read-writer:HDIO_GETGEO failed : Inappropriate ioctl for device
is it possible to fix this issue?
These are my messages :
#hdparam -d1 /dev/cdrom
HDIO_SET_DMA failed: Inappropriate ioctl for device
HDIO_GET_DMA failed: Inappropriate ioctl for device
IO_support = 0 (Default)
readonly = 0 (off)
readahead = 256 (on)
HDIO_GETGEO failed : Inappropriate ioctl for device
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- May 2009
- Big River, Sask, Canada
It would appear that a system call for the i/o to the kernel has failed. Other than that I don't know enough to tell you how to fix it.Registered Linux User #420832
yes..seems like i/o failure ...thanks hal343 for your reply!!
anyone know how to fix this ? any help ?