[mythtv-users] DVD eject button SOLVED

Dave Bush hockeystatman at gmail.com
Fri Sep 24 07:19:57 EDT 2004

On Thu, 23 Sep 2004 22:30:42 -0700, Lorrin Nelson
<lhn+mythtv at nerdylorrin.net> wrote:
> I still don't understand what's up with the eject button (and after
> discovering /proc/sys/dev/cdrom/lock I thought I had it licked but
> setting that to 0 didn't make a difference). But courtesy of
> http://www.gossamer-threads.com/lists/mythtv/users/23207?search_string=eject%20menu;#23207
> I've got a fine work-around. To /usr/share/mythtv/dvdmenu.xml I added
>     <button>
>        <type>DVD_EJECT</type>
>        <text>Eject DVD</text>
>        <action>EXEC eject</action>
>     </button>

FWIW my solution was to just add "&& eject /dev/cdrom" to the lines
that run DVD's and VCD's.  Seems like the easiest solution to me.

- Dave
Dave Bush <hockeystatman at gmail.com>

There are two seasons in my world - Hockey and Construction

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