> Hi All,
> Has anyone worked out a way of accessing a CDROM from a Windows guest
> using the GPLPV drivers?
> I don't really mind whether access is mapped to the physical device or
> image, as long as I can change the media without having to reboot the
> My configuration:
> dom0 = CentOS 5.3, Xen 3.3.1
> domU = Windows Server 2008 64-bit, GPLPV version 0.10.0.69
> Tried the following disk specs in the domU config - with the same
> disk = [ 'phy:/dev/cciss/c0d0p3,xvda,w', 'phy:/dev/hda,hdc:cdrom,r' ]
> disk = [ 'phy:/dev/cciss/c0d0p3,xvda,w',
> What I can see under Windows is
> * a yellow exclamation mark in Device Manager on device "Intel 82371SB
> Master IDE Controller"
> * two devices "Xen Block Device Driver" under Storage Controllers
> * no sign of a CDROM drive in either Explorer or Disk Management
Can you upgrade to 3.4.1? All of these problems are solved there.
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