RE: Cdrecord and linux 2.6.12
You could always do what I did. 2.6.6 works fine for me. Of course, you
might not be able to get to it now. Good think I never EVER remove old
kernels unless they are REALLY old ;)
On Mon, 26 Sep 2005, [iso-8859-2] Žáček Kryštof wrote:
> Lucky you. I did not even get so far to spoil the CD. K3b permanently fails to burn any data CD for me with 2.6 kernel.
> It keeps reporting something about failing mkisofs or cdrecord, operation not permitted or so.
> The same setup did work fine in the past with 2.6 kernels. Now, with fully up-to-date SID K3b is unusable.
> I tried ETCH with 2.6.12 with similar result. I think cdrecord and/or mkisofs are terribly broken now.
> I am slowly getting fed up with the current quality of the SID/2.6 thing. As far as I remember it has never been so bad as it is now.
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Arthur H. Johnson II [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]
> > Sent: Monday, September 26, 2005 4:25 PM
> > To: email@example.com
> > Subject: Cdrecord and linux 2.6.12
> > I thought I would give you guys the heads up about a problem
> > I just experienced, before anyone else wastes CDRs, or worse,
> > looses data. I upgraded to the 2.6.12 kernel last week, and
> > every CD burned since then has been a coaster. Everything
> > appeared to burn and fixate like normal, without any errors
> > whatsoever, however neither Linux or Windows is able to read
> > the CDs. Essentially I lost a week's worth of backups due to
> > this error. I'm not upset, I'm just glad I caught it before
> > I assumed the drive was bad.
> > Just a heads up. No errors, except when the disk is read
> > after burn, something about reading past the end of the disk?
> > That was under linux.
> > Windows just flat refuses to recognize a CD in the drive.
> > Sorry, I lost the error exact read error under linux.
> > CDs are burning fine since switching back to 2.6.6.
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