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Month: November 2011

Re: [trinity-devel] Audio CDs being locked into drive

From: Kristopher John Gamrat <chaotickjg@...>
Date: Thu, 24 Nov 2011 23:08:12 -0500
On Thursday 24 November 2011 11:04:10 pm Darrell Anderson wrote:
> > I have been spending most of the day
> > ripping my audio CDs using KAudioCreator. After each CD
> > finishes, when I go to push the CD drive's eject button,
> > nothing happens, even after several tries. I need to open a
> > terminal and use the eject command as root (normal user
> > doesn't work).
> > 
> > When the CD drive is empty, or before I start ripping the
> > inserted CD, the eject button on the drive responds
> > immediately.
> > 
> > Can anybody else confirm this? If not, it's probably
> > something on my system. If so, I'm filing a bug report.
> In the KAudioCreator File menu is an option to eject the CD. Normally the drive should both open and close when selecting that menu option. Does that menu option work at all?

I didn't try the one on the menu (didn't know it existed), though I did click the eject button next to the rip button below the menus. This didn't work.

Once my current CD is done, I'll try the one in the menu, though considering the button didn't work, I doubt the menu entry would.

Kristopher Gamrat
Ark Linux webmaster