non-root user able to burn CD

Lowell Gilbert freebsd-questions-local at
Mon Mar 30 12:33:45 PDT 2009

Sean Cavanaugh <millenia2000 at> writes:

> Long story short, I am trying to set up Brasero to burn CDs. It will not let anyone other than root even see the blank CD-R as a destination option since non-root users do not have access to burn from the drive. Gnome Does see the blank disk and i get associated icon on my desktop
> Where do i set who has permissions to burn with the CD drive?

See the "Creating and Using Optical Media (CDs)" chapter of the FreeBSD Handbook:

Lowell Gilbert, embedded/networking software engineer, Boston area

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