On 05/26/2011 08:32 PM, Anne Wilson wrote:
It's quite a long time since I needed to burn a CD, rather than a DVD, so I 
was surprised to find that I had problems.  K3b seemed to not see the disks at 
all.  It quite happily burns DVDs and CD-RW disks.  I haven't tried a CD +R 

Fully updated F15 system here.  Popped in an empty DVD-R disk and "Device Notifier" indicated that it found it.  Then fired up k3b.  It also showed the empty disk in the burner.

So, my question, does "Device Notifier" recognize the existence of the disk on your system?