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by dacc
14 Feb 2010, 15:32
Forum: Bubba Server Support
Topic: Using a DVD Drive as HDA
Replies: 4
Views: 2955

Re: Using a DVD Drive as HDA

Yeah, I created the directory. Maybe I'll try replacing the kernel in the minimal image with one from Lenny raw.

Does Excito still respond on these Bubba One forums?
by dacc
13 Feb 2010, 14:42
Forum: Bubba Server Support
Topic: Using a DVD Drive as HDA
Replies: 4
Views: 2955

Re: Using a DVD Drive as HDA

Yeah, no love: # mount /dev/hda1 /cdrom/ mount: mounting /dev/hda1 on /cdrom/ failed # mount -r -t iso9660 /dev/hda1 /cdrom/ mount: mounting /dev/hda1 on /cdrom/ failed # tail /var/log/messages Dec 31 17:00:37 uclibc authpriv.warn dropbear[718]: wtmp_write: problem writing /var/log/wtmp: No such fil...
by dacc
13 Feb 2010, 02:11
Forum: Bubba Server Support
Topic: Using a DVD Drive as HDA
Replies: 4
Views: 2955

Using a DVD Drive as HDA

Hello, I'd like to turn my intrepid Bubba Server into a kind of network attached DVD drive. I can imagine accomplishing this by either booting from a CD, or from a custom bubba.img that I put on a memory stick. I can boot the minimal system, and the kernel seems to see the drive: Registering ide dev...
by dacc
16 Nov 2009, 19:42
Forum: My Bubba Server
Topic: Bubba on batteries :P
Replies: 14
Views: 13800

Re: Bubba on batteries :P

Would something like this work, connected to a battery? http://www.powerstream.com/12V-backup.htm I'm trying to create a solar powered Bubba, and have little experience with electronics. I think I need to trickle charge something like a car battery, and then use something like the above to power the...