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by keithostertag
Wed Feb 20, 2013 5:42 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: cdrom/dvd device name assignment problem
Replies: 2
Views: 1093

Re: cdrom/dvd device name assignment problem

OK, I found the best solution. The best solution was to dump LinuxMint. It had been nothing but problems for the few weeks I worked with it. I guess I am just not the DesktopEnvironment type. I had loaded it for my wife thinking it might be easier for her to use (since she's not accustomed to Linux)...
by keithostertag
Tue Feb 19, 2013 12:30 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: cdrom/dvd device name assignment problem
Replies: 2
Views: 1093

Re: cdrom/dvd device name assignment problem

Additional info: If I load a disc into either drive, then eject it, the icon doesn't leave the desktop and the file browser seems to think the drive is still loaded. Here's what I get after the drive has been ejected: keith@ada:~$ lsof | grep -i sr0 caja 3181 keith DEL REG 8,6 525190 /home/keith/.lo...
by keithostertag
Tue Feb 19, 2013 12:23 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: cdrom/dvd device name assignment problem
Replies: 2
Views: 1093

cdrom/dvd device name assignment problem

I recently built this new box, and am only a little familiar with LinuxMint, MATE I think. Update package 6, all files updated. Kernel 3.2.0-4-amd64. I have two DVD drives. If I load a data cdrom or data DVD it works as it should in either drive. If I load a (retail) music disc in either drive and c...
by keithostertag
Tue Jan 01, 2013 11:29 am
Forum: Archive
Topic: Computer reboots instead of shutting down.
Replies: 6
Views: 4070

Re: Computer reboots instead of shutting down.

I am having this same problem. Selecting shutdown from any software menu will not actualy shutdown the machine- it _looks_ at first as though it is going to shutdown, OS and filesystems unloaded etc, even the fans start clicking off. But as soon as the PSU fan is just about dead still the machine re...

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