[kde-linux] k3b won't verify data

david gnome at hawaii.rr.com
Sat Feb 2 10:20:13 UTC 2008

Gaffer. wrote:
> On Saturday 02 February 2008 09:55, david inscribed thus:
>> Have k3b 1.0.4 running with KDE 3.5.8 (Debian Lenny/Sid). Whenever
>> I tell it to verify data after burning, it completes the burn, pops
>> open the CD tray, waits patiently until I push the tray back in.
>> Then it says "Verifying Track" and NOTHING NOTHING NOTHING HAPPENS.
>> The CD drive makes a few clicking noise, but no reading begins.
>> Just sits there doing nothing. If I flip to another desktop, the CD
>> icon shows up, can be mounted, opened, data read from it,
>> unmounted, ejected. And the whole time k3b sits there "verifying
>> data" but never reading anything.
>> Can't find a k3b bug database anywhere, but apparently this is well
>> documented amongst Ubuntu users in their forums.
>> Anything I can do about it?
> This bug has been there quite a while.  In my experience it only seems 
> to affect DVD's  CD's write and verify for me just fine.

I have only a CD burner, although the drive is one of those combo drives 
able to read DVDs.

Guess it's not going to get fixed ...

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