Bug 438269 - k3b not ripping at full speed
Summary: k3b not ripping at full speed
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: k3b
Version: 8
Hardware: i686
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Harald Hoyer
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2008-03-19 22:29 UTC by Philip Ashmore
Modified: 2008-03-20 15:59 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2008-03-20 15:59:19 UTC

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Description Philip Ashmore 2008-03-19 22:29:54 UTC
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Description of problem:
Selecting "device/Set Read Speed..." menu brings up the CD speed dialog - set to 12.
My CD-ROM drive is rated for 24x operation, so I set it to 24.
I re-open the dialog and I see it has been reset to 12.

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Select the "device/Set Read Speed..." dialog to change the CD-ROM read speed.
2. Increase/decrease the read speed.

Actual Results:
The read speed doesn't change.

Expected Results:
The read speed should have changed.

Additional info:
I use a 1GHz PIII and the processor runs at 75% while ripping to Ogg/Vorbis.

Comment 1 Rex Dieter 2008-03-19 22:42:15 UTC
You'd likely get better feedback posting this to either k3b mailing list
(http://lists.sourceforge.net/lists/listinfo/k3b-user) or filing a bug upstream
(bugs.kde.org against k3b).

Comment 2 Philip Ashmore 2008-03-19 22:51:29 UTC
[Mid air collision] I just tried another album - the processor is running at
30-40% while ripping to Ogg/Vorbis - what's up with that?

Comment 3 Rex Dieter 2008-03-20 01:31:48 UTC
Re: vorbis cpu usage.
*shrug*, dunno, ask a libogg/libvorbis dev/maintainer, that's what k3b uses to

Comment 4 Rex Dieter 2008-03-20 13:59:23 UTC
Be aware too, that the burning media you use (sometimes) has speed limits too.

Comment 5 Philip Ashmore 2008-03-20 14:53:23 UTC
I'm ripping to hard disk to avoid carrying CD's around - not burning media.

Comment 6 Rex Dieter 2008-03-20 15:07:49 UTC
Ah, I think I finally understand, problem confirmed.  

device/Set Read Speed..." always reverts to 12.  definitely upstream bug
territory.  I'll go see if it's been reported yet.

Comment 7 Rex Dieter 2008-03-20 15:10:37 UTC
Couldn't find anything.  Care to report to bugs.kde.org?  (else, I'll do it...

Comment 8 Philip Ashmore 2008-03-20 15:47:52 UTC

Comment 9 Rex Dieter 2008-03-20 15:59:19 UTC
Thanks, we'll continue to track this upstream.

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