Re: Trouble burning DVD
Christopher Browne <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> On 1/1/06, Tollef Fog Heen <email@example.com> wrote:
>> * Christopher Browne
>> | I am having zero luck burning DVDs (stupid system backups!) on my AMD 64 system
>> | wolfe:/proc/ide# cdrecord -v dev=ATAPI:4,0,0 speed=4
>> | /brownes/knuth/compiles/backups/cbhome.iso
>> If this actually is a DVD, I would much rather recommend growisofs,
>> part of dvd+rw-tools.
>> growisofs -Z /dev/sr0=/brownes/knuth/compiles/backups/cbhome.iso
>> should work fine.
> Cool. That's doing the trick both with /dev/sr0 and /dev/hdd...
> Thanks much.
> "The true measure of a man is how he treats someone who can do him
> absolutely no good." -- Samuel Johnson, lexicographer (1709-1784)
Don't use /dev/sr0 with anything newer than 2.6.5. Don't load the
ide-scsi module at all but just use the native ide/atapi device