Play DVD

James Mckenzie jjmckenzie51 at
Fri Jan 14 18:41:18 UTC 2011

Patrick O'Callaghan <pocallaghan at> wrote:
>Sent: Jan 14, 2011 11:34 AM
>To: users at
>Subject: Re: Play DVD
>On Fri, 2011-01-14 at 09:28 -0700, James Mckenzie wrote:
>> Jim <binarynut at> wrote:
>> >Sent: Jan 14, 2011 7:38 AM
>> >To: Community support for Fedora users <users at>
>> >Subject: Re: Play DVD
>> >
>> >On 01/13/2011 11:46 AM, Don Vogt wrote:
>> >fedora only likes /dev/sr0
>> So, as root, create a hard symlink to /dev/DVD.  There are solutions to this problem, some are obvious and need not be stated.
>There are hard links and symbolic links (symlinks). There are no "hard
Thank you for reminding me of this.  However, the OP should create a hard link from /dev/sr0 to /dev/DVD (or whatever the device needs to be known as) as root.  I don't remember other users have this ability.

James McKenzie

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