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by allenb
Wed Mar 04, 2020 2:37 am
Forum: *nix
Topic: Handbrake 1.3.1 Flatpak does not detect or list disk drives
Replies: 5
Views: 457

Re: Handbrake 1.3.1 Flatpak does not detect or list disk drives

To access optical discs, the flatpak needs full device access. By default, I set as restrictive permissions as possible on the package. You can override this with the "flatpak override" command. I think this is sufficient flatpak override --device=all org.handbrake.ghb Thank you John for your reply...
by allenb
Tue Mar 03, 2020 7:52 pm
Forum: *nix
Topic: Handbrake 1.3.1 Flatpak does not detect or list disk drives
Replies: 5
Views: 457

Re: Handbrake 1.3.1 Flatpak does not detect or list disk drives

Since handbrake has no decryption capability, giving it special access to optical disks is a moot point. I don't believe that this homemade DVD is encrypted. Is there a way to tell whether it is or not, or whether that is the problem? Thanks. A non-Flatpak older version of Handbrake (1.1.0), both d...
by allenb
Tue Mar 03, 2020 2:15 pm
Forum: *nix
Topic: Handbrake 1.3.1 Flatpak does not detect or list disk drives
Replies: 5
Views: 457

Handbrake 1.3.1 Flatpak does not detect or list disk drives

Description of problem or question: Handbrake 1.3.1 GUI, Flatpak version installed on Linux Mint 19.3, XFCE 64-bit version -- "Open Source" button opens window, but "Detected DVD devices" drop-down menu includes only "Not Selected," while normally /dev/sr0 (SATA disk drive installed in desktop comp...