david walcroft wrote: > Tim wrote: >> On Thu, 2007-07-26 at 10:24 +1000, david walcroft wrote: >> >>> I cannot run a dvd through mplayer it errors out with :- >>> >>> mplayer dvd://1 -dvd-device /dev/hdc >>> >>> Playing dvd://1. >>> libdvdread: Couldn't find device name. >>> libdvdread: Can't open file VIDEO_TS.IFO. >>> Can't open VMG info! >>> File not found: '1' >>> Failed to open dvd://1. >>> >>> >>> Exiting... (End of file) >> >> Try changing /dev/hdc to /dev/dvd. If your system has automatically set >> up a device for your DVD drive, that ought to be it. If not, you might >> want to try /dev/sdc, instead (FC7 treats IDE as if it were SCSI, now). >> >> > Tim, I've tried changing to /dev/sd0 but as you see it did not work. > > > > laying dvd://1. > libdvdread: Can't stat /dev/sdc > No such file or directory > Couldn't open DVD device: /dev/sdc > File not found: '1' > Failed to open dvd://1. > > Thanks david > I would expect the drive to be /dev/scd0 instead of /dev/sdc. At least I would expect it to be treated as a SCSI CD drive, and not a SCSI hard drive. I think you will also find that SCSI hard drive are assigned letters sequentially, so you will find that /dev/sdc does not always map to the old /dev/hdc. Mikkel -- Do not meddle in the affairs of dragons, for thou art crunchy and taste good with Ketchup!
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