Bug 426836 - Audio CD's unable to be read by anything for several minutes after being put in
Summary: Audio CD's unable to be read by anything for several minutes after being put in
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: kernel
Version: 8
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Kernel Maintainer List
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2007-12-27 05:23 UTC by Peter Fernandes
Modified: 2009-01-09 05:37 UTC (History)
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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2009-01-09 05:37:56 UTC
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Description Peter Fernandes 2007-12-27 05:23:47 UTC
Description of problem:
Audio data on a CD is unable to be read by any program for a few minutes after
being put into a disk drive.  Track lengths were read (Sound Juicer gets the
cddb lookup), but besides that, no audio data can be read until the daemon comes
up asking what the user wants to do with the CD.  From that point on, the CD can
be read as normal.  This has been tested under GNOME and KDE, as root and user.
 Data CD's can be read as normal.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Insert an audio CD into a CD or DVD drive
2.Try to play the audio or read the data with any program
3.After a few minutes, the CD daemon should launch a popup window.  Try reading
the CD again.
Actual results:
Nothing can read the CD audio, Konqueror times out when trying to view the CD.

Expected results:
Programs can read the CD as normal.

Additional info:
I noticed that this problem went away after going through the process of ripping
 maybe seven CD's or so.  After that, I was able to just pop the CD's in and
read them normally.  I'm not sure if these circumstances are reproducible.

Comment 1 Peter Fernandes 2007-12-27 05:50:39 UTC
I also noticed that the "Audio CD" icon on the KDE Desktop does not go away
after ejecting the CD, even by right-clicking and choosing "Eject" from the
icon's menu.

Comment 2 Bug Zapper 2008-11-26 09:11:07 UTC
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Comment 3 Bug Zapper 2009-01-09 05:37:56 UTC
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