Subject: Re: hangs while trying to record a CD
To: Michael Core <>
From: Nathan J. Williams <>
List: current-users
Date: 05/14/2002 17:11:22 (Michael Core) writes:

> Connect your burner to the second IDE-bus. If I burn a cd from the a
> device on the same bus it will lock my system as well. Otherwise I hardly
> notice the burning process.

First, they are already on different busses:

> > wd0 at pciide0 channel 0 drive 0: <MAXTOR 6L080L4>

> > atapibus0 at pciide0 channel 1: 2 targets
> > cd0 at atapibus0 drive 0: <LITE-ON LTR-32123S, , XS0R> type 5 cdrom

... that's what "channel" is referring to.

Second, even having them on the same bus shouldn't lock the system. It
might hurt performance, but locking the system is a bug.

        - Nathan