Subject: Re: CD-R with NetBSD-1.3?
To: Chris Jones <email@example.com>
From: Brian Buhrow <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 01/08/1998 14:23:56
It looks like you're using cdrecord 1.5. I wonder if the 1.6 cdrecord
might not work better? I remember something in the release notes about
some cd players working better, especially with timing, between 1.5 and
1.6. I don't remember, however, which players they were.
I've got cdrecord 1.6B6 compiled for I386/NetBSD 1.2G (libc version
12.17) if you want to give that a try. (That's direct from the European
On Jan 8, 2:24pm, Chris Jones wrote:
} Subject: CD-R with NetBSD-1.3?
} I noticed that people were talking about CD-R's earlier on this list, so
} maybe somebody out there has gone through this and can help me out:
} I've got an HP 4020i CD-R drive, and I can't write CD's with it. I'm
} using cdrecord from the pkg system, compiled a couple days ago, and a
} kernel I compiled from the 1.3 sources on ftp.netbsd.org. SCSI controller
} is an AIC-6360, and I've unplugged all other SCSI devices from it. This
} is an i386, BTW.
} I linked /dev/scgx -> /dev/cd0d (cd0 is successfully attached at boot
} time, and I can use the drive as a normal CD-ROM via this).
} Cdrecord can successfully inquire (-inq) and identify (-checkdrive), but
} it won't actually write anything. It sits for a few minutes, then it says
} "CD-Recorder not ready." Any help would be greatly appreciated.
} Script started on Thu Jan 8 14:01:41 1998
} # cdrecord -v -V -dummy dev=3D2,0 speed=3D2 /usr/cdimage.iso
} Cdrecord release 1.5 Copyright (C) 1995-1997 J=F6rg Schilling
} TOC Type: 1 =3D CD-ROM
} scsidev: '2,0'
} scsibus: 0 target: 2 lun: 0
} Executing 'test unit ready' command on Bus 0 Target 2, Lun 0 timeout 20s
} CDB: 00 00 00 00 00 00
} cdrecord: Undefined error: 0. test unit ready: scsi sendcmd: no error
} status: 0x2 (CHECK CONDITION)
} Sense Bytes:
} Sense Key: 0xFFFFFFFF , Segment 0
} Sense Code: 0x00 Qual 0x00 (no additional sense information) Fru 0x0
} Sense flags: Blk 0 (not valid)=20
} [previous 9 lines repeated approx. eleventy-billion times]
} cdrecord: CD-Recorder not ready.
} Script done on Thu Jan 8 14:10:40 1998
} Chris Jones email@example.com=
} Mad scientist in training...
} "Is this going to be a stand-up programming session, sir, or another bug hu=
>-- End of excerpt from Chris Jones