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    ide-scsi module

    is ide-scsi module important ? i see fatal error everytime kernel boots. where can i find this module in kernel compilation process ?

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    Linux Newbie ihayhurst's Avatar
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    not sure if it's still the case but cdrecord required it to support non-scsi cd / dvd burners (ie most of them)
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    You see that message at boot because in the file /etc/rc.d/rc.modules theres a line that tries to load that module, modprobe ide-scsi.

    I assume that you custom compiled a kernel and you ommited that module, or you build it in the kernel (not as a module).

    Is it necessary? If you are using a 2.4 kernel most likely yes. But if you have a 2.6 kernel it is no longer necessary.

    If you are using a 2.6 kernel and don't want to see that message at boot time, just comment out the line that loads it at the rc.modules file.

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    okey, thank you....

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