[mythtv-users] How to play audio CDs?

leo weppelman leoweppelman at googlemail.com
Thu Dec 17 09:01:40 UTC 2009

On Thu, Dec 17, 2009 at 9:08 AM, Robin Gilks <g8ecj at gilks.org> wrote:
>> MythMusic.  Starts playing, goes about 10 seconds (with no activity on
>> the drive LED), then pauses about 10 seconds (with the drive LED
>> active), repeats a couple of times, finally stops playing altogether.
>> Logs complain about audio buffer underruns, not surprisingly.

Try: mplayer -quiet cdda://:2 -cache 5000

The ':2' keeps the drive speed low, the '-cache 5000' surpresses the
pauses (at least for me).


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