: You may already know this, but try "dmesg | grep hd" (without the quotes).
: Posting the output here would at least keep people like me from wondering
: if /dev/hdc is even the right device for your drive.
: Not knowing the drive, is it SCSI or IDE? Since you're saying hdc, I HOPE
: it's IDE.
FYI, it's an ATAPI ("IDE") CDR drive. I looked it up.
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