I/O errors with CD or DVD after updating to the 184.108.40.206-0.25 kernel
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SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 Service Pack 2
After installing the 220.127.116.11-0.25 kernel, the system's CD-ROM or DVD drive cannot be used anymore. /var/log/messages includes messages similar to the following Message:
Jul 21 14:30:36 sled10sp2 kernel: Error: Medium error -- (Sense key=0x03)
Jul 21 14:30:36 sled10sp2 kernel: (reserved error code) -- (asc=0x10, ascq=0x90)
Jul 21 14:30:36 sled10sp2 kernel: The failed "Read 10" packet command was:
Jul 21 14:30:36 sled10sp2 kernel: "28 00 00 00 00 40 00 00 08 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 "
Jul 21 14:30:36 sled10sp2 kernel: end_request: I/O error, dev hda, sector 64
Jul 21 14:30:36 sled10sp2 kernel: Buffer I/O error on device hda, logical block 8
Running as a VMware guest
When the 18.104.22.168-0.25 kernel is used in a VMware guest, attempts to use a virtual IDE CD-ROM or DVD drive crash the VMware guest session and a VMware crash log file is generated, with contents similar to the following Message:
Jul 24 14:29:32.701: vcpu-0| CDROM: switching CDROM state from 3 to 4 using error sense key.
Jul 24 14:29:34.063: vcpu-0| CDROM: switching CDROM state from 4 to 0 using error sense key.
Jul 24 14:29:34.063: vcpu-0| VIDE: Already in check condition 06 28 00 Jul 24 14:29:34.086: vcpu-0| CDROM: Emulate GET CONFIGURATION RT 0 start feature 0
Jul 24 14:29:34.093: Worker#16| FILEIO: pread got 0 out of 16384 bytes.
Jul 24 14:29:34.094: vmx| VIDE: ATAPI DMA 0x28 Failed: key 0x5, asc 0x20, ascq 0x0
Jul 24 14:29:34.096: vcpu-0| VIDE: ATAPI DMA 0x28 Failed: key 0x5, asc 0x20, ascq 0x0
Jul 24 14:29:34.099: vcpu-0| CDROM: Emulate GET CONFIGURATION RT 1 start feature 0
Jul 24 14:29:34.103: vmx| Caught signal 11 -- tid 9884
For SP1 systems: update to kernel 22.214.171.124-0.2.10 (all but x86_64), 126.96.36.199-0.2.11 (for x86_64) or newer).
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- Document ID:7001037
- Creation Date: 28-Jul-2008
- Modified Date:25-Feb-2021
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