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Re: [linux-lvm] CDRECORD not working when LVM loaded.

Rupert writes:
> I had some trouble using cdrecord, and saw the man page for cdrecord,
> particularly the following part where it says that cdrecord cannot be
> used in conjunction with volume management.

When cdrecord is talking about "volume management" they mean automatic
CD-ROM volume detection.  Solaris has a daemon called "vold" which sees
that a new CD-ROM is inserted and mounts it automatically.  This breaks
cdrecord, because the CD-ROM is then busy before it has a chance to open

> I unloaded the "lvm-mod" kernel module, and cdrecord works fine without
> it.

Sorry, probably unrelated to LVM.

> Basically I'm merely trying to find out whether I can get my system
> working with both LVM and cdrecord concurrently.

I have LVM and Grip running on my laptop at the same time without problems.
Grip is a GTK CD ripper, which uses cdparanoia for the back end.

Cheers, Andreas
Andreas Dilger  \ "If a man ate a pound of pasta and a pound of antipasto,
                 \  would they cancel out, leaving him still hungry?"
http://www-mddsp.enel.ucalgary.ca/People/adilger/               -- Dogbert

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