Debian Sarge - I can burn CDs using K3B from the GUI, but I can't do
anything that uses cdrecord from the console, e.g. mondoarchive or direct
cdrecord commands. Here's the response from cdrecord --scanbus:
# cdrecord --scanbus
Cdrecord-Clone 2.01a34 (i686-pc-linux-gnu) Copyright (C) 1995-2004 Jörg
NOTE: this version of cdrecord is an inofficial (modified) release of
and thus may have bugs that are not present in the original version.
Please send bug reports and support requests to
The original author should not be bothered with problems of this
cdrecord: No such file or directory. Cannot open '/dev/pg*'. Cannot open
cdrecord: For possible targets try 'cdrecord -scanbus'.
cdrecord: For possible transport specifiers try 'cdrecord dev=help'.
cdrecord: For more information, install the cdrtools-doc
cdrecord: package and read /usr/share/doc/cdrecord/README.ATAPI.setup .
The suggestions above don't help. Where to look for problem? Talk newbie
to me please. Thanks! - John