Playing Audio CDs
raghu at mri.ernet.in
Sun Aug 13 19:00:44 UTC 2006
At 2006-08-10T23:05:40+05:30, Viswas Nair wrote:
> I am new to BSD and have mplayer installed (Gmplayer) and I do not
> see the option to play an Audio CD, only CDs, files and DVDs. How do
> I get Audio CD's to play? Can they be mounted, if so how? Is there
> any specific audio alone CD player (GUI based) that you suggest?
You can use the `audio/xmms-cdread' port. See [Handbook, Chapter 7]
and Dru Lavigne, `Using sound on FreeBSD',
> Also, whats the most commonly used or popular CD + DVD burning
> software used in BSD?
Perhaps `cdrecord' from the `sysutils/cdrtools' port. See [Handbook,
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