Subject: Re: IDE CD writer switching to 1x the second write
To: Lars Nordlund <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: current-users
Date: 11/12/2003 12:25:24
On Tue, Nov 11, 2003 at 12:05:33AM +0100, Lars Nordlund wrote:
> Hi!
> The first CD I write after a fresh restart is done in 8x (max write
> speed). Every CD after that is written at 1x. No special printout in the
> kernel log is seen. This has been the case for a couple of months now in
> current. Don't remember exactly when it broke. Have not written that
> many CDs lately.

What command are you using to write the CD ?
How do you know it's writting at 1x ? From the time it spend, or from
messages printed by the tools ?

Manuel Bouyer <>
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