GreyGeek at earthlink.net
Mon Apr 20 04:05:35 UTC 2009
Jerry Lapham wrote:
> I'm running Kubuntu 8.04/KDE 3.5.10. This evening I was trying to copy a
> 2.7GB video DVD using K3b. When it got to 58% read, 29% overall, it hung the
> system. The mouse cursor disappeared, the Numlock light went off, and the
> capslock and scroll lock lights started flashing. C-A-D didn't work, so I
> had to hit RESET. The /tmp directory where the ISO was being written to had
> 8GB free. This happened twice. Then I tried reading the DVD to an ISO file
> and burning the ISO in separate transactions and that worked.
> Any ideas why?
Make a two step process out of it. Copy the DVD to a directory on your
HD, Then make a copy of the directory into a fresh DVD.
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