[Bug 36513] kaffeine cannot autoplay dvd (sytem:/media/ url)

Stefanr stefan at stefanlinux.nl
Sat Mar 25 00:24:56 UTC 2006

Public bug reported:

Affects: kaffeine (Ubuntu)
       Severity: Normal
       Priority: (none set)
         Status: Unconfirmed

Kubuntu Dapper Flight 5 with updates until now.

A DVD is inserted in a drive, and recognized as such. I get to choose an
action, and choose to let Kaffeine play it. Kaffeine does not play the
DVD but states "The source can't be read. Maybe you don't have enough
rights for this, or source doesn't contain data (e.g. no disc in drive).

I see with ps that "kaffeine -d system:/media/hdc DVD" is being

When I close Kaffeine and click on the DVD icon that has appeared on my
desktop, and select "Play in Kaffeine", Kaffeine plays the DVD. I can
also call "kaffeine -d media:/hdc DVD" from a terminal and it plays.

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