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IDProjectCategoryView StatusLast Update
0004618Kali Linux[All Projects] General Bugpublic2018-10-30 11:16
ReporterpadgettAssigned To 
Status closedResolutionsuspended 
Product Version2018.1 
Target VersionFixed in Version 
Summary0004618: Windows selected from Kali boot, DVD drive disappears.
DescriptionHave a desktop with multiple removable drives, Kali 2018-1 amd64 and Windows 10-64 have own drives. Boot default set to Windows on 2nd drive. If boot is through Kali menu following Windows boot DVD drive is not available (driver error 45 - hardware not found).

Boot to Kali and DVD is present

If Kali drive is removed and Windows boots directly, DVD is present.
Steps To ReproduceBoth drives present - boot goes to Kali menu and Kali selected. DVD is present

Boot goes to Kali menu and Windows selected. On boot completion DVD is missing. Code 45.

Remove Kali drive and boot Windows drive directly. DVD is present.
Additional InformationDesktop with AMD FX Quad-Core 3.8 GHz processor, Award BIOS, and 8GB ram.



2018-10-30 11:16

administrator   ~0009858

Due to the age of the OS (Kali Moto [v1], Kali Safi [v2], Kali Rolling 2016.x/2017.x/2018.1), these legacy versions are no longer supported.
We will be closing this ticket due to inactivity.

Please could you see if you are able to replicate this issue with the latest version of Kali Linux -

If you are still facing the same problem, feel free to re-open the ticket. If you choose to do this, could you provide more information to the issue you are facing, and also give information about your setup?
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Issue History

Date Modified Username Field Change
2018-03-09 16:43 padgett New Issue
2018-05-08 07:59 g0tmi1k Category Kali Package Bug => General Bug
2018-10-30 11:16 g0tmi1k Status new => closed
2018-10-30 11:16 g0tmi1k Resolution open => suspended
2018-10-30 11:16 g0tmi1k Note Added: 0009858