K3b not finding cd drive

cliffhanger at gardener.com cliffhanger at gardener.com
Mon Jun 21 14:27:18 PDT 2010


This looks on the face of it like a permission problem, but I can't 
solve it.

Just installed K3b into KDE 4.4.2, but the program refuses to find my 
cd drive.   It finds the drive if I run K3b from root, but not from a 

The permissions for the important files are as follows:

-rwxr-x---  1 root    burning   101238 2008-10-19 20:20 growisofs

-rwxr-x---  1 root    burning   346159 2008-10-19 13:24 cdrecord

-rws--x---  1 root    burning   726719 2008-10-19 15:22 cdrdao

I created the group 'burning' to satisfy the program's permission setup 
and followed the permissions suggested.



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