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Re: Optorite DVD?

On Tue, 24 Feb 2004, Joerg Schilling wrote:

> >From: Bill Davidsen <davidsen@tmr.com>
> >I just got a DVD+/-RW which at first look doesn't seem to want to work 
> >with Linux. It identifies itself as
> >  DVD RW DD203
> >and oddly seems to return totally different information from -prcap 
> >depending on being mounted with ide-scsi or ide-cd. Most odd, I didn't 
> >think anyone would bother to manufacture (deliberately) a device which was 
> >other than mmc.
> Looks like the Lite-ON Bug ;-)
> Use the latest cdrecord-ProDVD....

Thank you, I shall try that. I also want to update the firmware, which I
hopefully can do from Linux. In any case the machine with the DVD is
powered down and far away, I'll be back in the office Thursday night and
try it then.

> Jörg

bill davidsen <davidsen@tmr.com>
  CTO, TMR Associates, Inc
Doing interesting things with little computers since 1979.

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