Can no longer write a CD or DVD

Mark Fraser kubuntu at
Thu Feb 14 17:44:29 UTC 2008

On Thursday 14 February 2008 16:48:33 Nigel Ridley wrote:
> Mark Fraser wrote:
> > On Thursday 14 February 2008 11:59:17 Mark Fraser wrote:
> [snip]
> >> It has been playing up recently though - not recognising that I've
> >> loaded a blank disk, but it always burnt OK. Also, the other CD-RW drive
> >> is working OK. Will try lowering the write speed for that drive though.
> >
> > Managed to burn a data DVD at 6x speed, but when I tried to burn a DVD
> > Video I couldn't even get it to work at 4x.
> I had similar problems with a DVD burner. In the end I replaced the burner
> with a new one and no more problems.

I'm in the middle of putting new motherboard/CPU in my computer so I was 
thinking about getting a new SATA DVD burner anyway. Gonna put the old 
components together to make another computer for my daughter.

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