mounted cd and tray locking

Andriy Gapon avg at
Thu Dec 13 01:42:03 PST 2007

on 13/12/2007 09:30 Nikos Vassiliadis said the following:
> On Wednesday 12 December 2007 18:58:44 Andriy Gapon wrote:
>> Hmm. Looked at the code and it should be as expected. Played with
>> various stuff and here's what I think: it seems that having atapicam and
>> hald and maybe something in KDE that polls for CD change is to blame.
> I have no atapicam in my kernel. Nor hald running.
> I reproduced it like this:
> mount /cdrom
> cdcontrol eject

I don't think you reproduced it. Why would you execute the above command
unless it is your intention to eject the disk ?
I am talking about something else, disk is ejected even if my cat
accidentally touches eject button and he is not smart enough to type any
commands on console :-) Well, I don't have a cat, it's just a figure of

> "press the eject key" and the tray will open.
> Nikos

Andriy Gapon

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