Subject: Re: Re(2): Re(2): 3000/600
To: Ross Harvey <>
From: Wilko Bulte <>
List: port-alpha
Date: 06/02/2000 12:38:15
On Thu, Jun 01, 2000 at 03:44:04PM -0700, Ross Harvey wrote:
> Let us know how it goes. Note that there may be some PeeCee rom burner
> utilities that don't actually let you write a raw file to the disk, and
> it's also likely that it will be an obscure option. (It's trivial with
> cdrecord, of course, since that's ALL cdrecord ever does. :-) At least
> one PeeCee program will let you write a bitwise image, but only if the
> bitwise image is itself in iso9660 format. (Sigh.) Also, your old 3000,
> unless it has recently received an upgrade with a rare SCSI reader, will
> absolutely not be able to read a CD-RW, but will handle CD-R just fine.

For the DEC branded CD drives you need RRD46 or RRD47 (12 and 32 speed
respectively). It is very unlikely you have one of these in a Bird like Ross
already warns you ;-)

Wilko Bulte 	FreeBSD, the power to serve