Playing CDs under Edgy?

Joanmarie Diggs j-diggs at
Tue Sep 12 01:41:22 BST 2006

Hey Al.

Give Sound Juicer CD Extractor a try.  Ignore the app's name: It lets
you *play* CDs too. <smile>  And it works very nicely with Orca.

Hope this helps.

On Mon, 2006-09-11 at 18:44 -0400, Al Puzzuoli wrote:
> Hi all,
> At first blush, this might seem like a symplistic question, and
> perhaps it's not even an accessibility related issue, but if there's
> an obvious way to play CDs out of the box On the Gnome desktop under
> Edgy, I have no idea what it is.  Under other distributions, with
> older versions of Gnome, there used to be a CD player menu item under
> sounds and video.  Has the option to launch the CD player been moved
> to one of the panels, or is it just not being installed by default any
> more?  Or, am I  perhaps just missing it?
> Thanks,
> --Al

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