[mythtv-users] DVD drive noise

Michael T. Dean mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Sun Sep 30 16:15:15 UTC 2007

On 09/30/2007 10:37 AM, Rod Smith wrote:
> 2) Use the hdparm utility's -E option to limit the drives speed, probably just
>    for the disc in question. I've never tried this with DVDs, but it's made it
>    possible for me to play some troublesome CDs. I can't promise this will
>    work, but it's worth a try.

IIRC, Stanley Kamithi committed a change to SVN trunk that does this
automatically when using the Internal player to play back DVD's.  So,
when 0.21 is released, it will be taken care of for you.


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