Re: cdrecord vs. wodim again
Andrew Sackville-West(firstname.lastname@example.org) is reported to have said:
> On Tue, Oct 02, 2007 at 03:46:51PM -0400, Wayne Topa wrote:
> > steef(email@example.com) is reported to have said:
> > >
> > > hi all and *especially jörg s., long-term initiator of cdrecord and
> > > cdrtools*.
> > >
> > > two weeks ago i asked on this list 'what is better': cdrecord or wodim. on
> > > one of the responses i answered that the most recent version of
> > > cdrecord/cdr-tools completely damaged two brandnew cdrom's. jörg asked me
> > > for more info: and here comes some.
> > >
> > > 1. only one cd/dvd-burner om my machine produced this undesirable effect. a
> > > couple of other burners worked flawlessly with the most recent bêta of jörg
> > > sch.
> > > so it could be that jörg did not make this beta recognize this burner: see
> > > /dev/hdb (from dmesg |less):
> > > hda: MAXTOR STM3250820A, ATA DISK drive
### > > > hdb: Optiarc DVD RW AD-7173A, ATAPI CD/DVD-ROM drive
> > > ide0 at 0x1f0-0x1f7,0x3f6 on irq 14
> > > Probing IDE interface ide1...
> > > hdc: ST3120026A, ATA DISK drive
> > Right! Neither cdrecord or wodim can burn to a _Hard Disk_.
> where do you get this? He provided no info on what command he used and
> if you look, hdb is clearly an optical drive... are you drinking too
^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^ But I didn't see that!
> much coffee? ;)
I wish. The line ### commented was not on my radar. I saw the
line above my comment and thought "Why is he trying to burn a cd on an
ATA Disk Dirve".
My bad. With the mail being so light today, I was working on a couple
of laptops and just missed the hdb line.
Easily confused ... need ...MORE COFFEE.....
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