cd rom not working properly in Hardy--can't play audio cd

Jonas Norlander jonorland at
Tue Apr 29 15:44:08 UTC 2008

2008/4/29 Geoffrey Bays <charioteer7 at>:
> I upgraded from Gutsy, and got the sound working on my onboard audio,
>  but neither Amarok nor kaffeine will recognize and play an audio cd.
>  With difficulty I can get kaffeine to open one .wav track, but even
>  that is iffy. this worked fine in gutsy.
>  I do not know where to start with this one.
>  AMD X2 64-bit with 64-bit Kubuntu hardy.
>  thanks,
>  geoff bays

If it is that they could not found your CD-drive Look at the thread
"Upgrade to Hardy on Athlon 64 dual core", could be same problem i had.
In short it's about the new kernel in Hardy moves your PATA  drives from
/dev/hdXY to /dev/scdX.

/ Jonas

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