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The Audio CD Module


This is one of the explorer modules of DAP. It allows you to browse and play audio CDs. It looks like this:


Using the mouse, you can:

You can also use the keyboard to navigate:


This is the configuration window for this module:

Compact Disc Data Base (CDDB)

Disc information, such as artist and album title, may be automatically downloaded from an online database if you wish so. This information may also be saved on your hard drive to avoid downloading it again the next time you play the same disc.

CD-ROM Device

This is the path to your CD-ROM device. The default path is /dev/cdrom, but this may change across systems (e.g., /dev/cdrom1, /dev/dvd).