Sound Juicer and audio CD problems after 2.22

Scott Nicholson atomicplayboy at
Thu Apr 3 02:28:37 UTC 2008

On Apr 2, 2008, at 2:00 PM, Joe Marcus Clarke wrote:

> On Tue, 2008-04-01 at 18:05 -0700, Scott Nicholson wrote:
>> On Apr 1, 2008, at 5:02 PM, Joe Marcus Clarke wrote:
>>>> Not satisfied with mere success, I tried to figure out what went
>>>> wrong. After some tinkering, I discovered that my original problem
>>>> was
>>>> likely caused by changing which CD device I was trying to rip  
>>>> with. I
>>>> have two and, I believe, I was attempting to get a cleaner rip on a
>>>> scratched CD by trying the other. Doing so caused the 'device'  
>>>> string
>>>> in gconf to become the scsi address. It looks like, when the  
>>>> default
>>>> device is changed, breakage occurs. Both devices work by passing
>>>> the '-
>>>> d /dev/cdX' flag at the command prompt. I suppose I can just avoid
>>>> using the alternate device for now, but it seems like a possible  
>>>> bug?
>>>> Has anyone had success in changing the default device in sound
>>>> juicer?
>>> What options do you see in sound-juicer for CD devices?  s-j uses
>>> nautilus-cd-burner to get its drive info, but the SCSI address path
>>> should noly be used by apps that need to call cdrecord.
>> Sound Juicer preferences lists the devices as "IDE 16X" and "COMBO
>> SOHC-4832K". I don't know if it helps at all, but I just tested
>> nautilus-cd-burner and it works. It too lists these as it's device
>> names.
> Delete patch-src_nautilus-burn-drive-selection.c from
> nautilus-cd-burner, and replace patch-src_nautilus-cd-burner.c with
> .
> Then reinstall n-c-b, clear out your sound-juicer device GConf key,  
> and
> see if you can properly switch CD devices.

That did it. Able to switch between devices without problem now. Thanks!


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