Re: Bug#493593: ITP: cdde -- CD Detect & Execute utility
On Sun, Aug 03, 2008 at 16:58:37 +0400, Stanislav Maslovski wrote:
> Package: wnpp
> Severity: wishlist
> Owner: Stanislav Maslovski <email@example.com>
> * Package name : cdde
> Version : 0.2.0
> Upstream Author : Eric Lathrop <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> * URL : http://ericlathrop.com/cdde/
> * License : GPL
> Programming Lang: C
> Description : CD Detect & Execute utility
> CDDE is a program that detects when a CD/DVD-ROM drive has a disc
> inserted. When it finds a disc inserted in the drive it will attempt
> to determine the type of the disc, and execute a specified command.
Aren't these kind of things handled by HAL and upper layers these days?
My impression is that tose upper layers are very desktop specific. I
think that cdde could be used as some desktop independent upper layer
on top of HAL.