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Old 5th February 2009
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Default K3B not finding writer.

When I start up K3B, it reports:

No CD/DVD writer found.
K3b did not find an optical writing device in your system. Thus, you will not be able to burn CDs or DVDs. However, you can still use other K3b features like audio track extraction or audio transcoding or ISO9660 image creation.
Running cdrercord -scanbus shows:
max@~/Music: sudo cdrecord -scanbus
Cdrecord-Clone 2.01 (i386-unknown-freebsd7.0) Copyright (C) 1995-2004 Jörg Schilling
Using libscg version 'schily-0.8'.
        1,0,0   100) 'PIONEER ' 'DVD-RW  DVR-111D' '1.19' Removable CD-ROM
        1,1,0   101) 'ASUS    ' 'DVD-E616A2      ' '1.03' Removable CD-ROM
        1,2,0   102) *
        1,3,0   103) *
        1,4,0   104) *
        1,5,0   105) *
        1,6,0   106) *
        1,7,0   107) *
The Pioneer mounts from /dev/acd0 as /dvdburner -
/dev/acd0               /dvdburner      cd9660  ro,noauto       0       0
In loader.conf, I have atapi support enabled:
max@~/Music: cat /boot/loader.conf
Some of you may have seen/helped with my issues regarding my optical drives before. I can't see what I'm doing wrong - can't see the trees for my wooden skull...
Would creating a kernel with the atapi support be advantageous, or would this also fail?

I've attached my sysctl and dmesg.
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