Re:[SOLVED] k3b: no optical device found
Hugo Vanwoerkom wrote:
Running current Sid.
k3b always worked but since the last upgrade cannot find any optical
Hal and udisks are installed.
The device is /dev/sr0 and wodim runs and finds it just fine.
User is part of cdrom group.
/dev/sr0 lists cdrom as its group.
listdevmapper is installed.
Anyone have a clue what might cause this?
per http://forum.kde.org/viewtopic.php?f=260&t=117063 you need to
install udisks2. It used to be that k3b needed hal and udisks. Who knows
why and how this changed in this upgrade. In any case installing udisks2
solves the problem.
I don't think it correct that udisks2 does not show up in the
dependencies of k3b. I do not run KDE but only install k3b, konsole and
Am I the only one that runs it this way? Submitting the bugreport is
left as an exercise for the student ;-)