Re: gtcd bug
- From: Erik Andersen <andersen xmission com>
- To: "Michael K. Johnson" <johnsonm redhat com>
- Cc: gnome-list gnome org
- Subject: Re: gtcd bug
- Date: Wed, 27 Jan 1999 11:22:04 -0700
Quoting Michael K. Johnson <email@example.com>:
> Erik Andersen writes:
> >I bet you ejected via the cdrom eject button, not from gtcd, right?
> Wrong. I only used the eject button in gtcd, never the physical button
> on the drive. This bug is absolutely 100% repeatable. Here's the
> sequence of events:
> 1) put in CD, play it
> 2) CD finishes
> 3) I press gtcd's eject button
> Now gtcd correctly knows that there is no CD in the unit, and
> says so on its display.
> 4) I remove CD from drive
> 5) I put new CD in drive
> 6) I close CD drawer (physically, because the eject button will
> not suck the drive closed)
> 7) gtcd knows that a disk has been added, because the state goes
> from no disk in drive to a display. Unfortunately, it is always,
> without fail, convinced that it is the old CD.
> 8) I quit and restart gtcd, at which point it discovers the new disk.
Hmm. Ok, ignore all my earlier device driver stuff -- it doesn't
apply. This is a bug in gtcd. (Sometimes, knowing too much is a
bad thing ;) Is Tim still maintaining gtcd? I don't think it used
to do that (I have an old text only version Tim sent me a year ago
on my disk somewhere).
Erik B. Andersen Web: http://www.xmission.com/~andersen/
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