[Wine] Re: Windows program cannot see CD device

vitamin wineforum-user at winehq.org
Thu Jul 24 11:35:36 CDT 2008

jaezcurra wrote:
> It's an Spanish app: the "Official Spanish Dictionary" (former version).  Once installed in your PC (as I said before, the installation under Wine is 100% OK), the software needs the CD to be placed in the CD-ROM device.
> Everything seems to be OK, as in the Wine Devices tab you can see that D: is /media/cdrom0.
> The problem seems to be a rights one, as cdrom0 belongs to root and I cannot change that.

You have to make sure that:
1. You have at least read access to the cdrom device (see where /dev/cdrom* points to)
2. The type of the d: drive have to be set to auto-detect or cdrom.

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