Re: growisofs hangs on DD0203
> > > Everytime I invoke growisofs, it goes through the entire writing
> > > process, but then it hangs when flushing the cache at the end (before
> > > closing the track and the session).
> > Do you mean it hangs more longer than 10-15 minutes?
> I once left it while I was watching a movie (over two hours), and I
> event let it go overnight on another occasion.
That's indeed forever...
> I'll try again, making sure to use
> -dvd-compat. I'll also try to put in some extra debugging printf's to
> try and determine exactly where it's hanging, and I'll let you know what
> I find.
It should be enough to strace the process. If it spins between poll()
and ioctl() with 1 second interval, then it's just wait_for_unit().
BTW, in previous letter you report:
> Media ID: RICKHJPN/W11
^ Can you confirm that this is not a typo?
It appears as it should be RICOHJPN, not RICKHJPN... A.