Drivers sd and sr need updating

Ken Moffat ken at linuxfromscratch.org
Sun Apr 12 09:52:25 PDT 2009


On Sun, Apr 12, 2009 at 08:55:54AM +0000, ga ho wrote:
> 
> LFS    6.4
> Kernel 2.6.27.4
> System 16GB USB 2.0 stick
> 
> When my system starts up I get the following messages:
> 
> Driver 'sd' needs updating - please use bus_type methods
> Driver 'sr' needs updating - please use bus_type methods
> 
> Where would I get the drivers to update and what are bus_type methods? As my
> system does boot up ok and I can mount my SATA drive and CD and DVDs
> anyway.
> 
> I assume it's the kernel source that needs updating as I never got these messages when using kernels 2.6.22.5 and 2.6.22.9
> 

 Those are messages for kernel hackers - see e.g.
http://marc.info/?l=linux-scsi&m=121000463825804&w=2
 and
http://bbs.archlinux.org/viewtopic.php?id=67934

 Nothing to worry about.

> Anyone else getting these messages?
> 
> Thanks,
> Gary

 I've got the 'sd' message (my kernel on this machine is still
configured to use IDE for the cdrom) with 2.6.29.1.

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