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Re: Can't read large files from CD

On 01 Aug 2003 11:04:04 -0700 Jeremy Brooks wrote:
> Hi,
> I'm using debian testing, on an IBM thinkpad A31.  I am attempting to
> copy large (>600MB) files from CD to my HD.  I am getting i/o errors:
> cp: reading `/cdrom/The Fifth Element.avi': Input/output error

I used to get this when I was using dma on my cd reader. Went away when
I turned dma off (hdparm -d 0 /dev/hdc).

Carlos Sousa

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