Kaffeine in Kubuntu 8.04 is no longer borked.

Billie Walsh bilwalsh at swbell.net
Tue Sep 2 18:00:55 BST 2008


Knapp wrote:
> On Tue, Sep 2, 2008 at 1:10 PM, Art Alexion <art.alexion at verizon.net> 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.
>>     
>
> I think you are most likely right. Can you post your ftab file? And
> also look and see what you have in /dev/ as far as cd and dvd stuff?
> Use ls -al to get the links to show. I am just wondering what IS going
> on.

ls -al returns 608 total at this time. Should I post the whole list or 
is there a certain part?

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