[Pkg-xfce-devel] Bug#651877: Bug#651877: xfburn does not detect external pluggable usb burner
Lionel Le Folgoc
mrpouit at gmail.com
Tue Dec 27 10:57:52 UTC 2011
clone 651877 -1
reassign -1 udev
retitle -1 udev: some usb cd/dvd burners have (wrongly?) ID_TYPE=floppy
tags 651877 = confirmed
On Sat, Dec 24, 2011 at 02:38:15PM +0100, Pascal Dormeau wrote:
> On Sat, 24 Dec 2011 13:41:24 +0100
> Lionel Le Folgoc <mrpouit at gmail.com> wrote:
> > Hi again,
> Thanks for answering quickly
> > >
> > > E: ID_TYPE=floppy
> > Now this is weird. Your external usb burner is set as a floppy drive
> > (?!) by udev. Xfburn 0.4.3-4 only cares about ID_TYPE=cd (my external
> > burner has that type), and ignores other drives.
> I did not notice that. Sorry.
> > Could you file a bug against the udev package, as it looks like it
> > misdetects your drive? (if the udev maintainer thinks this is normal,
> > I guess I'll add a workaround in xfburn…)
> There are bugs in BTS where udev is suspected to assign media to floppy
> group (645466, 648810), but it is not the case here:
> ls -l /dev/sr*
> brw-rw---T+ 1 root cdrom 11, 0 déc. 24 11:51 /dev/sr0
> brw-rw---T+ 1 root cdrom 11, 1 déc. 24 14:07 /dev/sr1
> Moreover, udev detects the drive as a cd writer since it recreates the
> 70-persistent-cd.rules after I delete it.
> I am ok to file a bug against udev package but should not this one be
> re-assigned to udev instead ?
There are apparently several usb burners with ID_TYPE=floppy though (two
in this bug report already), so I prefer to keep this one open for
xfburn, since I need to update our patch to add a workaround for burners
I've cloned the bug report anyway, so you can follow up and provide any
info the udev maintainer may need.
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