[nSLUG] Sony dvd drive no longer plays music cd's

Jack Warkentin jwark at bellaliant.net
Mon Sep 11 14:13:33 ADT 2017


Hi Joel

Thanks for the suggestion.

Those two packages are already on my system. However that prompted me to 
search for other missing packages. I found some and installed them, but 
still no luck.

Regards

Jack

Joel Maxuel wrote:
> Check locally for existence of libcddb2 and libcdio13
>
> Something like:
>
>
>
> --
> Cheers,
> Joel Maxuel
>
> "One should strive to achieve, not sit in bitter regret."
>  - Ronan Harris / Mark Jackson
>
> On Mon, Sep 11, 2017 at 11:43 AM, Jack Warkentin <jwark at bellaliant.net
> <mailto:jwark at bellaliant.net>> wrote:
>
>     Hi Everybody
>
>     1. I recently installed Debian Stretch
>
>     2. I have an old (very old?, ancient?,...) dvd, a SONY DVD RW
>     DRU-710A. It used to play dvd's and music cd's. After installing
>     Stretch, it only plays dvd's.
>
>     I use vlc. When I try to play a music cd, it says
>
>     Your input can't be opened:
>     VLC is unable to open the MRL 'cdda:///dev/sr0'. Check the log for
>     details.
>     (I can find no log.)
>
>     When I try to mount the cd's filesystem (by mount /media/cdrom0) the
>     response is
>
>     mount: no medium found on /dev/sr0
>
>     The only reason I can think of for it not playing music cd's is a
>     missing module. I have looked through the lib's and can find no
>     module that would appear to be needed.
>
>     Does anyone have any ideas as to how to fix this?
>
>     Thanks
>
>     Jack
>
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