[kde-linux] k3b won't verify data

Gaffer. derrick_s at tesco.net
Mon Feb 18 10:18:16 UTC 2008

Hi David,

On Monday 18 February 2008 09:36, david inscribed thus:
> Dale wrote:
> > My observations:  1:  K3b is not telling the drive to pull back
> > in so it can verify the data.  I assume it tells hal to leave the
> > drive alone while it is using the drive, lock file maybe??.  2: 
> > I also noticed that when I push it back in manually, hal or
> > something, is picking the drive up not once but twice.  I get
> > *two* KDE pop-ups on what to do with the new media.  It didn't
> > used to do that when verify was working.
> >
> > It just seems to me that K3b is not doing it's part to pull the
> > tray back in but it could be hal trying to take over the drive
> > too.  Sort of seems to me that K3b is starting the problem but
> > I'm no programmer.
> My CD drive has no ability to pull the tray back in whatsoever, so
> I don't think that's pertinent.
> I did notice this oddity. When K3B *burned* the CD, it reported
> that it was burning track 1. After ejecting the CD and trying to
> verify, the K3B log reported that it was verifying *track 0* ...

I hadn't noticed that till you pointed it out!

I wonder if its one of those "Off by one" errors ?  It doesn't seem to 
have any effect other than the track No: is wrong.

Best Regards:

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