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Month: September 2012

Re: [trinity-devel] TDEHW Summary

From: "Timothy Pearson" <kb9vqf@...>
Date: Sun, 2 Sep 2012 18:16:02 -0500
>> More information: TDE handles a HAL eject and a TDEHWLib
>> eject the exact same way, via a call to kdeeject, which then calls
>> eject.  As eject used to rely on HAL, I would not be a bit surprised if
>> the
>> 'eject' binary is broken on Slackware 14 (the ioctl errors would support
>> this
>> hypothesis).
> At this point I don't think eject is broken. As mentioned in a previous
> post, eject and icon disappearance is working on Slackware 14 with Xfce
> 4.10 and KDE 4.8.5. More, Slackware 14 is being heavily tested by many
> people and nobody is reporting breakage with eject.

Can you try using kdeeject from the command line on your CD drive to see
if it works at all?