Bug 809278 - Error with optical drive access...
Error with optical drive access...
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: xmms (Show other bugs)
x86_64 Linux
unspecified Severity high
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Assigned To: Tom "spot" Callaway
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2012-04-02 19:34 EDT by Robert Welsh
Modified: 2013-02-13 18:13 EST (History)
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Description Robert Welsh 2012-04-02 19:34:39 EDT
Description of problem:  Problem with accessing CD or DVD media.  Problem manifests when attempting to play audio media or copy a file from media to hard drive.  Example:  Copied a 5.2MB file from optical disk to hard drive which took 45 seconds.  Unable to play audio or video media due to slow data read from optical drive.  Have confirmed this occurs with optical drive connected to internal SATA bus or drive connected to external USB2 drive.  Audio and video files play fine from hard drive.  I was able to read optical media fine on 3/14/2012.  Optical drive works fine as boot media to boot Live CD disc.  System and drives work fine when running Win7.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable): Have booted both 3.2.10-3 kernel and 3.3.0-4 kernel with the same results.

How reproducible: Consistent on my system, however, am not sure what is actually causing the issue.

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Additional info: If there are additional steps for debug I should attempt, please let me know.
Comment 1 Robert Welsh 2012-04-15 19:33:25 EDT
Have performed additional testing.

1. The issue has to do with read access of optical media.  Write access has been working fine.

2. Have built a second drive fresh with F16, including all latest updates.  Avoided installing any additional software and attempted to read optical disk with same issue.

3. Have tested the same operation on a few other distributions with the following results.

    A. CentOS 6.2 - Latest CentOS release, fresh install, but does not have all the additional features as F16.  Optical disk read worked fine.
    B. LinuxMint 12 - Same fresh install test as F16, updates included.  Same problem with optical disk read.
    C. Kubuntu 11.10 - Fresh install with updates.  Optical disk read worked fine.
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