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Re: Problem using a TEAC DV-W22E with dvd+rw-tools/cdrecord-prodvd/dvdrtools.

>From appro@fy.chalmers.se  Sun Apr 11 18:08:09 2004

>Can one criticize dvd+rw-tools for so to say sweeping the bug under the 
>carpet, which might have indirectly complicated life for other 
>applications and their developers? Well, one could *if* it was done 
>silently. But it wasn't. Thorough problem analysis was presented to the 
>public on a FreeBSD list (see 
>the moment this [non-intrusive] workaround was introduced in 
>dvd+rw-tools 5.15.x update. The problem description explicitly mentions 
>that *all* recording applications are affected, thus depicting how 
>serious problem is. A.

If you did know about the bug before I did, I may well critisize you:

Why didn't you send a bug report (as I did) in order to get this fatal
bug fixed instead of introducing a "workaround" that only partially hides
the problem?

Note that FreeBSD has been known to work correctly _before_ this bug has been


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