Re: Resetting SCSI CD-RW burner
On Wed, 14 Aug 2002 00:17:33 +1000
Andrew Luke Nesbit <email@example.com> wrote:
> If I am burning a CD with cdrecord and I abort during the burn, then
> the drive seems to "lock up". I have to eject the aborted CD using a
> paperclip and the only way I know of bringing the drive back to life
> is by rebooting the system. Is there a better way?
Have you tried the latest version of cdrecord? I remember pressing a
Ctrl-C in the middle of a CDRW burn and without rebooting making
a subsequent burn.
 ftp://ftp.fokus.gmd.de/pub/unix/cdrecord/alpha (The alpha tag is a
bit misleading; the software is actually more robust than many release
candidate software I've tried)