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Old 07-07-2004, 01:23 PM   #1
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Question K3b as normal user ? CD-burning

I can't use K3b as normal user, don't show my cdr and cdrw drives, only root shows it (K3b) , I've been making changes to fstab and lilo in order to mount my drives as normal user and my drives works perfect in KDE, but K3b can't works, only root, sorry ---> my english

in my box:
Slackware 10--> KDE 3.2.1--> K3b 0.11.12

any Idea ?
Old 07-07-2004, 03:10 PM   #2
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Use the settings > k3b setup menu of k3b to indicate the burning group (cdrom), after that add your user to cdrom group in /etc/group and make sure your cdrw /dev file owne to group cdrom.


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