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Old 02-04-2005, 09:51 AM   #1
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stop cd autoplay

I'm using gnome 2.8.1 on fedora Core 3. Isearched all over for this answer and ahven't found anything.
How do you stop gnome / gnome-cd from auto playing cd's on insert?

I tried look through gconf-editor but didn't find anything there either. Could someone please help me
Old 02-04-2005, 09:52 AM   #2
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On RH8.
Icon Start Here / Preferences / CD properties
Uncheck Mount CD when inserted.

--assume applies to FC

Last edited by secesh; 02-04-2005 at 10:04 AM.
Old 02-04-2005, 03:12 PM   #3
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aaahh .... I dont have a CD prefences option anywhere in the Start / Preferences menu
Old 02-04-2005, 04:36 PM   #4
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There is a CD preferences thing somewhere but if you get desperate, just kill the magicdev process or rename magicdev so it can't find it next boot.


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