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# --- BEGIN: Generated by ALSACONF, do not edit. ---
# --- ALSACONF verion 1.0.5 ---
alias char-major-116 snd
alias char-major-14 soundcore
alias sound-service-0-0 snd-mixer-oss
alias sound-service-0-1 snd-seq-oss
alias sound-service-0-3 snd-pcm-oss
alias sound-service-0-8 snd-seq-oss
alias sound-service-0-12 snd-pcm-oss
alias snd-card-0 snd-cmipci
alias sound-slot-0 snd-cmipci
# --- END: Generated by ALSACONF, do not edit. ---
# added 26/09/05 try to activate midi
options snd-cmipci enable_midi="1" mpu_port=0x330
#stop errors when kde looks for a second non existent sound card
alias sound-slot-1 off
alias sound-service-1-0 off
# scsi emulation for cdrom - write access
options ide-cd ignore=hdc # tell the ide-cd module to ignore hdc
alias scd0 sr_mod # load sr_mod upon access of scd0
/etc/modules.conf lines 1-23/23 (END)
Any help would be appreciated
ps, I just tried it logged in as root and that works fine.
Last edited by Quercus ruber; 10-10-2005 at 08:30 AM.
I tried that and it an d it changed the permissions from 660 to 666, but I still can't copy a cd. When I press Start to start the copy, the copying cd dialog pops up telling me that the source disk is being checked. The cd drive rumbles away, but the minutes pass and nothing happens...
I just noticed that you only have one cd drive in fstab. You may have to copy the cd to a temp folder, then burn it. If the burner is the only drive, I'm thinking there is a setting to check before you begin that will copy the cd, then have you change before the burn begins. But definitely copying to a folder first, then burning the file will work.
Curiouser and curiouser. Or praps I didn't wait long enough...
Well, I checked the permissions for /tmp/kde-ros and I do indeed have write access. So just to see what happened, I put a data cd in and tried to copy that. No problem whatsoever. It copied all the data into the tmp directory, ejected the drive and prompted me to put a new one in, which it duly wrote. So I tried my audio cd again, went and made myself a cup of tea and when I came back, I saw the following list of error messages in the dialog box:
Checking source disk.
Copying audio CD.
No CD-TEXT found.
No Cddb entry found.
Could not open device /dev/sr0
Error while reading session 1.
Removing temporary files.
Removing images files.
Hmmm... a bit strange this...
/dev/cdrom /mnt/cdrom iso9660 noauto,user,unhide,ro 0 0
but audio CD wants to use /dev/sr0? Which is a device in itself, not a link to /dev/hdc.
A wild guess now: try adding /dev/sr0 to /etc/fstab the same way as /dev/hdc.
I tried executing cdparanoia from the command line to see if that worked and it didn't. I got this message:
dev/cdrom exists but isn't accessible. By default,
cdparanoia stops searching for an accessible drive here.
Consider using -sv to force a more complete autosense
of the machine.
More information about /dev/cdrom:
Checking /dev/cdrom for cdrom...
Testing /dev/cdrom for cooked ioctl() interface
/dev/scd0 is not a cooked ioctl CDROM.
Testing /dev/cdrom for SCSI interface
No generic SCSI device found to match CDROM device /dev/scd0