[Bug 1577768] Re: 16.04 some dvd do not mount automatically (but do in 14.04)

Gottier webdesignbrian at gmail.com
Fri May 13 20:19:38 UTC 2016

Workaround (replacement of libblkid.so.1.1.0 with the one from Ubuntu
14.04) confirmed for CD-Roms, so bug applies to more than just DVDs.

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  16.04 some dvd do not mount automatically (but do in 14.04)

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Bug description:

  here is a dvd. And ubuntu 16.04.

  When I insert that dvd, it does not show anywhere, neither in launcher
  nor in nautilus.

  But I'm able to read that dvd using vlc through menu media / open a

  I can manually mount that dvd with

  sudo mount -t iso9660 -o ro /dev/sr0 ~/Bureau/dvd/

  Once mounted there's a dvd icon in launcher and it appears also in
  nautilus left panel.

  That same dvd automatically mounts when running ubuntu 14.04 on the
  same computer.

  I have also tested other dvd's on ubuntu 16.04 and *most* of them show
  / mount as expected.

  But *all* of them automatically show / mount in ubuntu 14.04.

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