Re: image from CD
2008/6/10 gusti <firstname.lastname@example.org>:
> In the past I remember using the command "dd" in order to make an axactly
> image copy of some cd. But now the command "dd" does not work anymore.
> The dmesg give:
> usb-storage: waiting for device to settle before scanning
> Vendor: Slimtype Model: DVDRW SOSW-852S Rev: PSX3
> Type: CD-ROM ANSI SCSI revision: 00
> sr0: scsi3-mmc drive: 24x/24x writer cd/rw xa/form2 cdda tray
> sr 48:0:0:0: Attached scsi CD-ROM sr0
> sr 48:0:0:0: Attached scsi generic sg0 type 5
> but if I try "dd if=/dev/sg0 of=cd.iso" nothing happen, in the other way if
> I try "dd if=/dev/sr0 of=cd.iso", then I get:
> pr100:/mnt/data4/root# dd if=/dev/sr0 of=cd.iso
> dd: reading `/dev/sr0': Input/output error
> 0+0 records in
> 0+0 records out
> 0 bytes (0 B) copied, 0.00694673 seconds, 0.0 kB/s
> So how can I make and exactly image CD copy?
> Thank you in advance, Gustavo
I would recommend that you use the program K3B to create an ISO image of the CD.
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