cdbakeoven doesn't see atapi burner

Bjarne Wichmann Petersen freebsd.nospam at
Fri Nov 14 04:44:53 PST 2003

On Friday 14 November 2003 12:53, Rod Person wrote:
> On Friday 14 November 2003 06:42 am, It was written:
> > Ok... some of this was black talk to me. I just tested cdbakeoven as
> > root, and the devices was recognised. So I get the "it's something about
> > permission"-part. What I don't get is the "cdrdao"-thing; it's a
> > tool/app/ port, right? Don't have it installed.
> cdrdao - CDR Disk At Once, the tool that allows you to record the entire cd
> at once instead of track by track. I believe that cdbakeoven uses this tool
> to detect the records, most of the other KDE recording apps do. I could be
> mistaken it been sometime since I used cdbakeoven.

cdrdao isn't a dependency for cdbakeoven nor KDE.

> > But what is it I need to change the permission for? Do i need to set
> > cdda2wav, cdrecord and cdparanoia to SUID? Or is it some device I need to
> > set the r-bit for in dev/?
> the user will need to be in the group that has access to the cd burner
> device, most likely operator. That group will need rw access to the device.
> As for cdrecord and cdparanoia I've not used them so I'm not positive how
> they work.

The user is a member of both wheel and operator. And the permission for /dev/
cd* is rw for all. But it's still only root that kan get cdbakeoven to 
recognise the devices.

So, I'm still at loss...


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