cdrdao extremely slow
Aere at Dvorak-Keyboards.com
Tue Dec 15 17:23:15 UTC 2015
On 12/15/2015 05:06 AM, Sansebar wrote:
> with Lubuntu 14.04.3 LTS I try to copy an audio-CD with cdrdao. Thus,
> I enter:
> ~$ cdrdao read-cd --device /dev/cdrom data.toc
> But it took more than 1 hour to read in the first track with a length
> of 2' 30 seconds.
> Can anybody help?
I do not have recent experience with this sort of thing.
What comes quickly to my mind, is the possibility that the software is
getting many read-errors in trying to copy the track. But I would think
it would give-up the attempt, reporting 'too many errors', rather than
taking over an hour to copy it.
The second thing that comes to mind, is that copy-protection/encryption
is causing the software to loop through a very many dead-ends.
I have never used cdrdao, so what I have offered here is pure speculation.
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