[mythtv] Media monitoring question

MaxPower maxpower44 at tiscali.fr
Mon Feb 9 05:19:39 EST 2004


J. Donavan Stanley wrote:

> MaxPower wrote:
>
>>>
>>>> 3 I found a "bug", if I insert a cd which isn't an audio cd or dvd 
>>>> video, the device is mounted but never umount then I can eject the 
>>>> cd /dvd.
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>>> That's a feature not a bug.  I intentionally unlock the drive door 
>>> (and jump through hoops to do so).  Personally I don't want to have 
>>> to use software to eject a DVD after I'm done playing it.  IF you 
>>> don't like this behavior look at the "allow eject" parameter.
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>> When i put a cd of data, myth mount the device and say that's not a 
>> audio cd and not a dvd. but it don't umount the device. Then the 
>> unique way to tage my cd is to swith from a console and umount the 
>> device. I don't know where is the feature ... And it's not easy only 
>> with a remote. then it easier to reboot ...I don't talk about 
>> ejecting the device but just unlock to allow me to try a other cd.
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> Ahhh I see you CAN'T eject the CD.   Short-sightedness on my part I 
> guess.  If it's a DVD then I unmount the disk so that it can be 
> ejected, but if it's a data CD I leave it mounted..
> How about a messagebox / osd box that says something like "You've just 
> inserted a disk that Myth does not handle.  Would you like to eject 
> it?" for unhandled types?
>
I don't try what i will say but more generally if i don't install 
mythdvd and i insert a dvd, I will have probably the same trouble ?
A messagebox  should be resolve this.

Xavier Hervy




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