DVD is not detecting

Mehmet Erol Sanliturk m.e.sanliturk at gmail.com
Sat Apr 30 12:25:40 UTC 2016

On Fri, Apr 29, 2016 at 11:14 PM, Polytropon <freebsd at edvax.de> wrote:

> On Fri, 29 Apr 2016 19:50:46 +0530, Arnab Bhowmick wrote:
> > I am using kde on freebsd 10.3 . I have to create an .iso image of a
> linux
> > distro but when I am insurting blank dvd k3b image burning tool is not
> > detecting that dvd but the dvd is showing in kde panel. How to solve
> this?
> Does this imply you're not able to (create and) burn the image with K3B?
> Does K3B report "no media" errors?
> In worst case, why not use the "growisofs" command and burn the existing
> image to the DVD, just to check if it works?
>         % growisofs -dvd-compat -Z /dev/dvd=imagefile.iso
> where /dev/dvd is the device file of the DVD recorder (could be /dev/cd0
> as well, check "dmesg" output), and imagefile.iso is the name of the ISO
> image you already have.
> To use this command, the package "dvd+rw-tools" needs to be installed. If
> I remember correctly, K3B also requires this, so it should already be
> there.
> --
> Polytropon
> Magdeburg, Germany
> Happy FreeBSD user since 4.0
> Andra moi ennepe, Mousa, ...
> _______________________________________________

In K3B "Settings" menu item ,
select "Configure K3B"

Check displayed items , especially "Devices" , and define missing values .

There may be other files to be adjusted .

As a sample , see


found from Google search phrase

k3b settings in freebsd

 Mehmet Erol Sanliturk

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