Kaffeine in Kubuntu 8.04 is no longer borked.

Derek Broughton news at pointerstop.ca
Tue Sep 2 15:28:30 BST 2008


Art Alexion wrote:

> Rod Lovett wrote:
>> Oh well changing the xine engine parameter media in Kaffeine settings
>> from dev/cdrom and dev/dvd both to /dev/scdo stops all this sillyness and
>> survives reboot so once again well done Douglas. Cheers Rod
>> 
>> P.S.
>> 
>> This "scd0 advice" was certainly somewhat more helpful than the below
>> su(do) advice dictated too often in (K)ubuntu land.
> 
> I still think this may be a bigger problem.  I have two DVD drives, and
> the suggested solution only would fix the problem with one of the devices.
> 
> To confuse matters, one of my DVD drives is an IDE, and the other a SATA.
> 
> My suspicion is that this is a HAL/DBUS problem at heart.

That's where the bug is filed, but I think it's really just udev.  We'll see
when they send us more info.
-- 
derek




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