[LAU] mplayer or CDROM drive question

torbenh at gmx.de torbenh at gmx.de
Tue Apr 29 06:10:47 EDT 2008

On Tue, Apr 29, 2008 at 09:57:56AM +0200, Julien Claassen wrote:
> Hello folks!
>    Mplayer has an option to tell the CDROM-drive how fast to spin. On my old 
> SuSE system it worked. On my new debian system it doesn't work anymore. It 
> can't really be the kernel, for I compiled my own kernels on the old system 
> and I do so on the new one. When I started debian I had the same kernel as on 
> my SuSE system.
>    The commandline for mplayer is:
> mplayer -cdrom-device /dev/hdd -cdda speed=4 cdda://*
>    Can anyone help me here. I like to have it slowed down, so the CDROM drive 
> is quiet while playing music. Now I can hear it very prominently.
>    Kindest regards
>            Julien

do you have write permission on the device ?
apart from that i dont have another idea :(

torben Hohn
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