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  1. #1
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    External USB DVD drive

    Hi all!

    I bought a Samsung SE-S084 external USB DVD drive but when I plug it in Arch Linux don't recognize it.

    Is it possible to solve the problem?

  2. #2
    Linux Guru Rubberman's Avatar
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    I can be found either 40 miles west of Chicago, in Chicago, or in a galaxy far, far away.
    It should work since it is a USB 2.0 device. What version of Arch are you using?

    If you plug the drive in and install a CD/DVD, does Arch see/mount anything? Are you trying to read, or write with the drive?
    Sometimes, real fast is almost as good as real time.
    Just remember, Semper Gumbi - always be flexible!

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