If you can't get at your IDE C …

If you can’t get at your IDE CD burner because Nautilus keeps loading the ide-cd module try the following trick:

Login as root and enter the following, you might have to repeat the command a few times as Nautilus probes the CDROM on a regular basis.
# /sbin/rmmod ide-cd cdrom ; /sbin/modprobe ide-scsi

Of course, I should just modify my /etc/modules.conf but I CBA!

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Donncha Ó Caoimh is a software developer at Automattic and WordPress plugin developer. He posts photos at In Photos and can also be found on Twitter.

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