[Pkg-xfce-devel] Bug#651877: xfburn does not detect external pluggable usb burner

Michael Biebl biebl at debian.org
Sat Jan 30 20:04:17 UTC 2016

Am 30.01.2016 um 13:28 schrieb Pascal Dormeau:
> On Fri, 29 Jan 2016 21:20:03 +0100
> Michael Biebl <biebl at debian.org> wrote:
>> Do you still own this hardware and can you still reproduce the problem
>> on an up-to-date jessie or stretch system?
> Hi Michael,
> Yes I still own the dvdwiter, the laptop has changed but the problem
> is still here except that ID_TYPE=generic (instead of floppy
> previously). I am running stretch (sid).

Ok, retitled the bug report accordingly.

> xfburn cannot detect the device unless I write a custom udev rule using
> ENV{ID_SERIAL}=="HLDS_Inc_SuperMulti_RW_001010164000FA655"

That sounds like xfburn should probably check for ID_CDROM_*
Lionel wanted to add a workaround to xfburn if I understood him correctly.

> /lib/udev/ata_id --export /dev/cdrom and
> /lib/udev/scsi_id --export /dev/cdrom
> show nothing.

Hm, if none of those tools show anything, then this might explain why
ID_TYPE is set to generic for you.

Pascal, could you raise this issue upstream please at


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