Re: Updated DVD patch for cdrecord
Peter Osterlund <email@example.com> writes:
> Warly <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
>> Available at http://people.mandrakesoft.com/~warly/files/cdrtools/
>> Updated DVD patch (at present against a25) with a better DVD+RW
>> formatting and burning support.
> I just wanted to report that it seems to work well on my Plextor
> PX-708A drive, which is not listed on your web page. I'm using
> firmware version 1.03.
> The only really minor problem I've found so far is that the reported
> speed values during burning are somewhat too high. When burning a
> DVD+RW at 4x speed, the reported speed values vary between 4.5x and
> 4.8x. At the end, the program correctly reports "average write speed
> 4.0x" though.
> After a quick look at the patch, I think you should divide by 9
> instead of 8 here:
> @@ -2083,6 +2160,7 @@
> + if (is_dvdwr) fspeed /= 8;
> printf(" %5.1fx", fspeed);
> savbytes = (bytes >> 20) << 20;