DVD keeps opening by itself

From time to time, my DVD drive opens without me doing anything. Even if I’m just watching a video on Netflix and not using the mouse or keyboard, the DVD drive suddenly opens. I have no idea why this happens. Is there any way to disable this or at least figure out why this is happening?

This was a bug in the early versions of kernel 5.10, but it was supposed to have been fixed a long time ago. :thinking:

You could try installing another kernel — I myself am using the 5.4 LTS kernel, which suits all of my needs, but your mileage may vary.

I had that a very long time ago on a previous Windows computer. It came from a faulty contact inside the DVD drive.

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Im running this kernel:

On parallel bootet Windows, this problem does not occur.