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Old 02-22-2004, 10:06 AM   #1
erickFis
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Combo DVD/Cd recorder LG


Hello guys!

I have here a HL-DT-ST RW/DVD GCC-4480B LG drive, its a beaty...

As it is a cdr, Im using ide-scsi on lilo append.
My fstab is more or less like:
"/dev/cdr /mnt/cdrom noauto,iso9660,users 0 0"
The /dev/cdr points to /dev/scdr0.

I can mount my data cds perfecty, being root or user, with the comand
mount /dev/cdr. Im mounting my dvds in this way too, and I get no message errors.

BUT when I try to watch my dvd with xine, already configured to scan /dev/cdr, it says that there is no dvd data on that path!

What could I do?

Thanks!
 
Old 02-22-2004, 11:56 AM   #2
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Xine uses /dev/dvd as standard device.
Make sure your /dev/dvd points to /dev/sr0 as well by
ls -l dev/dvd
and then include yourself as normal user into the disk group editing /etc/group file
This should allow you to watch dvds
PS remember to install libdvdcss first in order to watch encripted dvds
Ciao
 
Old 02-27-2004, 07:31 AM   #3
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thanks!
I've installed libs css, read and nav, and now it's all ok!
Now I have to configure my cd writer...
 
  


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