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Old 12-06-2003, 01:48 PM   #1
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XMMS death


My XMMS has some serious problems. I use MDK 9.1 and when I put in a CD full of MP3s, I can open the directory /mnt/cdrom and play them just fine. If I exit and then later put in a different CD, the program freezes trying to open /mnt/cdrom. I kill the process and then XMMS will not restart. I need to remove the package, reinstall it, and then it works again. Until, that is, I want to change the CD I am listening to. The same problem applies to audio CDs.
Thanks.
Andy
 
Old 12-06-2003, 01:50 PM   #2
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The re-install bit is a bit odd. But the actual
problem is Mdk's supermount. You may want
to try closing XMMS before you swap the
CD's.


Cheers,
Tink
 
Old 12-06-2003, 02:04 PM   #3
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Thanks Tink. I've discovered something that has also solved the problem. If I exit XMMS, restart and clear the play list, and then try to read a new CD, it works OK.
 
  


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