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Questions tagged [cd]

Compact discs (CDs) are a form of removable media. For questions about the "cd" command, use [cd-command], not this tag. CDs have been integral to the computer world for over two decades. CDs have the ability to store data and most computers today have an optical drive for reading and writing data to a CD.

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How do we specify the quality of Sound Juicer copied CD tracks?

In Sound Juicer's Preferences the user can specify with which filetype to copy the CD data, but how do you specify the desired bit rate, i.e. audio quality?
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Ubuntu 18.04 to Windows 10 without recovery media

Is it possible to go back to Windows 10 from Ubuntu by making a virtual CD/USB bootable. I do not have a CD or USB I can use.
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Audio cd ripping 18.04

I put an audio cd in the drive on my new 18.04 installation, started Rhythmbox, selected all and clicked "Extract". It extracted the first track and stopped. Whenever I try to rip more tracks, I get ...
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How to fix? Sound Juicer […] Cannot access CD: The name :1.36 was not provided by any .service files

I copied a CD's tracks to an external hard drive after inputting the info into the musicbrainz database. Inserting the second disc of this 5-CD set, I encounter the error as shown in the screenshot: ...
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How do I copy CD to my Android cellphone using Lubuntu 18.10?

How do I copy an audio CD to my Android 8.1.0 cellphone using Lubuntu 18.10?
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K3b “Unable to load KCDDB configuration module” lubuntu 18.10

I'm trying to copy CD tracks to my computer to put on my Android cellphone in lubuntu 18.10 i386 using default software. I couldn't figure out VLC (which wasn't properly playing the CD) so I opened ...
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Best tools to test audio disks for c2 errors

What are the best c2 error testing Linux tools that are also fast? So far, I've tried readom with -c2scan switch but it seems to be terribly slow. After 33min I lost patience and stopped the ...
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Bluetooth transmitter for Ubuntu 18.04

I have just bought a bluetooth headphone "audio-technica ath-sr5bt" which supports aptx/sbc/aac codecs and I would like to listen my audio files and CDs from PC (with Ubuntu 18.04) with my new ...
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Ubuntu 18.04 not recognizing CD/DVD

I am trying to copy files to a CD, but whenever I insert a disk, nothing shows up in the file manager. I have been reading all over on why this is a problem, but none of the solutions I've found so ...
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CD/DVD external drive works only sometimes

The CD/DVD drive works for audio on Windows and sometimes works on Ubuntu 16.04. Currently the message I am getting is: 'Unable to access “Audio Disc”, Cannot find drive /dev/sr0 This is after ...
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problem with k3b not burning audio cd's

I set up k3b (actually a friend converted my computer to Linux) and put a blank cd in my drive, select the songs I want to burn, and push burn. I get a sound and this message: cdrecord has no ...
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VLC opening when inserting audio CD despite autoplay being disabled

Whenever I insert an audio CD, VLC opens, despite the CD Audio action in Settings/Removable Media being set to “Do nothing”. I'm running Ubuntu 18.04 with gnome-shell. How can I prevent VLC from ...
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How to mount a CD in Dosbox using 18.04?

I've been trying to mount a CD in Dosbox unsuccessfully after having followed various threads out there. The problem seems to be not recognizing the directory where my CD is. When I look at the ...
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Unable to mount Audio Disk: Message recipient disconnected from messages bus without replying

When I insert audio CD I get the following message: Unable to mount Audio Disk Message recipient disconnected from messages bus without replying When I start Sound Juicer the following message ...
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cd tray get ejected automatically Ubuntu 16.04 LTS

I'm facing this problem since two months. If it is due to any hardware problem can I disable opening of tray forever using any command.
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Amarok 2.9.0 does not recognize CD drive Kubuntu 18.04

I am aware that 18.04 has changed the default music player to VLC and not Amarok, but I was hoping perhaps that somebody might know something about it nonetheless. So when I try to run my funky fresh ...
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Can I test a cue/bin image without burning a CD?

Can I test an audio CD created with Brasero (cue/bin files) in Ubuntu 16.04 without burning a CD? I would like to check that titles and other metadata are correct on the image.
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Cannot detect CD rom on Lubuntu 17.10.1

I just loaded Lubunto 17.10.1. Cannot read CD rom. When I load the CD, can hear the typical sound of it running and then it stops. But there no pop of the CD directory. What should I do?
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blank cd's are not correctly id'd

I have been trying to burn a cd using memorex cd-r cd's. I've tried k3b and braserio with no luck. k3b reports that it "didn't like" the media. when I pull up the disk information, it tells me that ...
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Root access to blank optical media

Ubuntu seems to have a problem accessing blank optical media using sudo/root. Correct operation Insert a blank CD/DVD in the optical drive. Open a terminal window. Run nautilus You should see a ...
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Cannot find export button in rhythmbox to rip audio cd

This is is my first try to rip an audio cd to flac files. I am using ubuntu 17.10 and rhythmbox opened automatically after inserting the cd. I did not find much information about this topic online, ...
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How to fix this VLC error: “VLC is unable to open the MRL 'dvdsimple:///dev/cdrom'”

I have this error the moment I try to open a disc, to play it's content: Playback failure: DVDRead could not open the disc "/dev/cdrom". Your input can't be opened: VLC is unable to open the MRL '...
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Brasero says that a 700MB CD has not enough free space for 480MB data

Working with Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. I have a tracklist composed with Banshee 2.6.2 that consists of 20 tracks for a total of 485 MB. A CD with a capacity of 700 MB is in the tray. I then send this list ...
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How to mount a CD/DVD?

I have a difficulty mounting a cd-rom into a folder. I tried $ sudo mount /dev/sr0 /media/folder/ mount: /dev/sr0 is write-protected, mounting read-only mount: /dev/sr0: can't read superblock How ...
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I accentally removed a loopback device

I accendentally removed /dev/loop2 and i need it for a "loopback-floppy" but everytime i try to do ANYTHING it just says: "mount: image.flp: failed to setup loop device: wrong ioctl() for device" and ...
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How can I contribute to FreeDB

I want to add Data to the FreeDB CD database. So I have a CD wih titles etc that is still not available on FreeDB. What tool can I use to write the titles and post it to the FreeDB? There is the FAQ ...
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Howto burn an Audio-CD DIRECTLY from mp3? [closed]

I'm really pissed about the tons of optional burning-tools on my linux mint now. I can't find even one that is capable to convert and burn standard mp3s. Why is that? Why do I obviously have to ...
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Is there a burning program that supports disk spanning?

Is there a burning program that supports disk spanning? This means that if you add data bigger than the actual disk (CD, DVD, Blue Ray) to the project, it will be spread across multiple disks.
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Cannot mount audio CDs (but DVDs are fine)

I seem to have lost the ability to mount audio cds - maybe since upgrading to 17.04? - DVDs mount OK. Nautilus says "Unable to access "Audio Disk" - Location is not mountable". Trying to mount ...
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Automatic CD/DVD ripper that supports multiple drives

As the title states, im looking for an automatic CD/DVD (and maybe later an BD) ripping machine. The PC I build is from old hardware and stuff that i had lying around. First the specs: CPU: Intel ...
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WINE - Problem trying to open .msi file

I've been trying to install a windows program directly from the CD on my ubuntu 16.04. However, every time I try to use the msiexec from wine, I get this message: thai@thai-Vostro-5470:/media/thai/...
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How to re-open a Compact Disk

I blanked a Compact Disk and now it has 2 KB of data and doesn't burn anything. Is there a way to re-open the disc again ? I tried to re-open the session with wodim sudo wodim /dev/cdrw blank=...
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DVD Drive can read CDs but no DVDs

I'm having a weird issue here. The DVD-Drive is recognized and regular CDs are readable, but DVDs (talking about the regular burned one, not movies) aren't. sudo lshw -C disk outputs (except for the ...
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Audio CD's, Data CD's, and DVD's not recognized

Some days I boot up, stick an audio CD in the drive, the little light blinks, and the disc shows up in Files, Picard, and Banshee. Yay! Other days, I insert a CD, the little light on the drive ...
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Disable & Enable CD-ROM

For security reasons (so no-one can copy data from computer to CD-ROM, or from CD-ROM to computer), I have to disable the CD-ROM drives on all of the Ubuntu systems I have. I estimate I have near 400-...
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DVD drive can not be accessed, but is recognised and seen by programs

I have a very weird issue with one of my optical drives at the moment. Currently, I have an old Plextor PX-760A IDE-drive and a Pioneer BDR-206 installed by SATA. The Pioneer drives works without any ...
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Is there a way in Ubuntu to rip a CD to FLAC and add ReplayGain tags automatically?

I'm planning to rip my full CD collection (probably more than 100 CDs*) to FLAC with CDparanoia and ReplayGain tags added. Over the years, I used different codecs and quality options for them, ...
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Why doesn't Clementine pick up track information when ripping CD?

I just started using Clementine and it seems to recognize the CDs correctly if I open them to play, and populates all of the album and track names correctly. But if I use Tools -> Rip audio CD I ...
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how to burn music to CD using .cue and .flac files

I want to archive my cd collection using Rubyripper, but I am unable to burn the music back to disc using the .cue files Rubyripper generates. The previous post on SE - here - dodges the ability to ...
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Devices not working properly on Ubuntu 14.04 Desktop

None of the devices are working on my ubuntu14.04 desktop all of a sudden. Wifi shows: device not ready. USB has no responds, neither does the CDROM. Please help! Thanks in advance. Since none of the ...
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How to copy files from Shell CLI into USB or CD

I have been trying to resolve an issue here where my upgrade failed. I just want to know it is possible and what anybody recommends. I have an idea. I would like to download ISO image from here, and ...
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'Device or resource busy' with cdrskin

I am trying to burn an iso (myiso.iso) on an empty CD R with cdrskin, I get the following error however: # cdrskin myiso.iso cdrskin 1.4.6 : limited cdrecord compatibility wrapper for libburn ...
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How to rip an audio CD into flac

Hello I tried to rip some Audio CDs into the looseness flac format. Flac has different compression rates and multiple arguments which can be passed. Normally I like to use flac with the argument -V8 ...
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How can I rip audio from an audio CD in .bin format?

I've downloaded the .bin, .cue and .cdt files of an audio CD (freely available), but I'd prefer to have the audio in FLAC format on my computer. How do I convert the audio tracks of the .bin file to ...
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How to create a bootable OS CD on Ubuntu 16.04 with .iso image [duplicate]

I feel stupid for asking this because I know how to do it on a Windows system, but I want to know how I should go about burning a bootable Windows CD from a .iso image on Ubuntu 16.04. When I have a ...
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Brasero fails to read the multisession CD-R I want to copy

I want to copy a data CD-R that does not contain any copy protection mechanisms using Brasero on Ubuntu 16.04. After starting the process, it begins to read the disk, but fails half way through. ...
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How can I load an Ubuntu install image if my disc is too small?

How can I install Xubuntu 14.04 on a friend's Windows XP machine? She has a 700 MB CD and wants to sideload it with XP. I've heard of sudo apt-get install xubuntu-desktop with mini ISO but can it ...
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How to completely remove PlayOnLinux on 14.04 Ubuntu?

I was trying to install PlayOnLinux from terminal but it failed 2 but the last time it installed but I couldn't agree. But it worked and installed. I installed the latest version. Here is the problem, ...
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Morituri error ripping the last track of any CD

I'm trying to rip an CD with Morituri but cannot finish the rip, gives me an error: ERROR [24545] "rip" rip sep 05 10:29:16 Giving up on track 17 after 5 times (morituri/rip/cd.py:318) Giving up ...
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Fast CD ripping? [duplicate]

This PC running iTunes used to rip CDs really fast. Then the PC HDD crashed fatally, I replaced the HDD and now I'm running Ubuntu 16.04, luv it. I tried Amarok, CD ripping was painfully slow. Does ...