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I'm not able to play audio CDs on my Lenovo x301. When I insert them I get this error:

DBus error org.freedesktop.DBus.Error.NoReply: Message did not receive a reply (timeout by message bus)

How do I troubleshoot this?

Updates: I have been able to play audio CDs before, though the last time I imported new music was over a year ago.

DVDs both mount and play just fine, but every audio CD I've tried to insert gives me the same error.

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Are these strictly audio CDs, or do they have a data component as well? What version of Ubuntu is this? – djeikyb May 26 '11 at 11:11
10.04; these are strictly audio CDs. – Amanda May 26 '11 at 12:13

This blog item can not be a coincidence: same system, same error. And also with audio-cds. And it is even a bug too. To help fix this please log on to Launchpad and add yourself to the "This bug affects 8 people. Does this bug affect you?" group.

The solution from the blog:

Open Nautilus
"Never prompt or start programs on media insertion"

and audio cds play as normal. That person is using VLC. If this does not work for Banshee/Rhythmbox (or whatever you use): try VLC.

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