[mythtv] [mythtv-commits] Ticket #1892: DVD Detection Problem

Simon Kenyon simon at koala.ie
Mon May 29 16:08:53 UTC 2006

Michael T. Dean wrote:
>>> Any DVD with all lowercase audio_ts and video_ts is mounted incorrectly 
>>> (as an iso9660 filesystem) and is, therefore, not a valid DVD and should 
>>> not be treated as one.  You must mount your DVD's as udf filesystems or 
>>> they will be treated as data.
it could be that the dvd was created that way - but then it wouldn't be 
following the spec.
> Unfortunately, how your DVD's are mounted is a distribution-specific 
> issue.  Therefore, your best bet is to find a forum/mailing list/guru 
> for your distribution (Knoppix, Gentoo, Fedora Core, ...) to help you 
> figure out how to configure your system properly (or, fix the 
> distribution's improper configuration).

set the filesystem type to auto (see man mount(8) and then edit 
/etc/filesystems to suit what you want to do (you're using gentoo if 
memory serves me right)

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