Auto play DVDs?

Wulfy wulfmann at
Wed Dec 3 10:08:11 UTC 2008

Jonas Norlander wrote:
> 2008/12/3 Wulfy <wulfmann at>:
>> Kubuntu Intrepid.
>> How do I tell Kubuntu to autoplay DVDs and AudioCDs?  I've looked
>> everywhere I can think of, googled, system-settings-ed, but nowhere can
>> I find how to tell the system what I want it to do.  It seems most
>> strange that I can configure devices I *don't* have (joystick and
>> camera) but not devices I *do* have!  <sigh>
> I don't think you can. The dialog you got when inserting a media with
> option like mount, browse, play, rip etc. you had in KDE3 is one of
> the things i really miss in Intrepid. The only thing you can do (as
> far i know) is to open with dolphin if you use the "discover new
> media" plasmoid.
> / Jonas
Thanks, Jonas.

Yeah, I found that plasmoid and it does just that.  I can also "Play 
DVD" from the menu in Kaffeine, but it's a hassle.  Hopefully, KDE 4.2 
will fix some of these silly things...



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