Can't play DVD

Knapp magick.crow at
Mon Jun 1 18:07:39 UTC 2009

> Sorry, but I don't see anything there that looks like a mounted DVD. You
> should see something of type 'udf', which is the DVD file system type.
> E.g. I get
> /dev/hda on /media/KNIGHT_RIDER_SEASON03_DISC05 type udf
> (ro,noexec,nosuid,nodev,sync,uid=173)
> for you it might not be /dev/hda (and the mount point will be different,
> but probabaly still under /media).
> You should also see some messages in 'dmesg' e.g.
>  > dmegs
> <snip>
> UDF-fs INFO UDF (2004/29/09) Mounting volume
> 'KNIGHT_RIDER_SEASON03_DISC05', timestamp 2006/02/27 20:52 (103c)
> <snip>
> Chris

That prints up a huge amount of info and only works with sudo. The
thing is that the icon pops up on the desktop with the correct name on
it. How can that be without mounting? Maybe it is mounting without
user permission to view? Where would that be set up?

Anything else I could do?

Douglas E Knapp

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