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Re: Cdrecord loses permission to write CD's...



Kenward Vaughan:
> On Sun, 2008-10-26 at 23:29 +0100, Jochen Schulz wrote:
>> Kenward Vaughan:
>>> 
>>> Speed set to 7056 KB/s
>>> /usr/bin/wodim: DMA speed too slow (OK for 6x). Cannot write at speed
>>> 40x.
>> 
>> This might be your problem. Did you already try burning in a slower
>> mode?
> 
> I don't get the DMA issue, to be honest.  I wonder if that was lost when
> I got this box a while back (I don't burn discs too often).  It wasn't a
> question with my older machine.

Do you have DMA enabled at all? Check with 'hdparm -d /dev/$foo',
replacing $foo with your cd/dvd device and your hard disk(s).

J.
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