Subject: Re: Is the current ide driver/cdrecord dead?
To: Bill Studenmund <email@example.com>
From: Luke Mewburn <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 10/09/2002 10:16:29
On Tue, Oct 08, 2002 at 11:31:17AM -0700, Bill Studenmund wrote:
| On Tue, 8 Oct 2002, Hisashi T Fujinaka wrote:
| > I've just succeeded in making 10 consecutive coasters with my current
| > system with a Yamaha 4416 CD burner and Imation blanks. I think it might
| > be drive/media problems, but I can't be sure. It locks my system up at
| > times, and mostly just locks up the drive.
| I haven't tried a super-recent kernel, but I have recoifing working w/ a
| Sony burner. Did you try reducing the record speed? I got errors at 10x,
| but 4x was fine (even though the media are rated 10x).
I've been burning at 12x using -current from a couple of days ago to a
12x burner & 12x media. It works generally ok, although I get some
disks that don't work wonderfully on my test machines (these are just
test disks for multiboot NetBSD cds).