[ubuntu-uk] K3b- Burning DVD problems

Daniel Lamb daniel.lamb at dlcomputing.co.uk
Mon Oct 1 20:41:16 BST 2007

So what cd drive do you have? Does it support + dvds? Also have you ever had the drive working before?

 ---- Original message ---- 
From: STONE COLD <javad_ayaz at hotmail.com>
Sent: 1 Oct 2007 11:31am -07:00
To: British Ubuntu Talk <ubuntu-uk at lists.ubuntu.com>
Subject: Re: [ubuntu-uk] K3b- Burning DVD problems

i tried gnomebaker and this is what i got!

Executing 'genisoimage -gui -V GnomeBaker data disk -A GnomeBaker -p jav -iso-level 3 -l -r -hide-rr-moved -J -joliet-long -graft-points --path-list /tmp/GnomeBaker-jav/gnomebaker-52PSZT | builtin_dd of=/dev/hdb obs=32k seek=0'
I: -input-charset not specified, using utf-8 (detected in locale settings)
/dev/hdb: pre-formatting blank DVD+RW...
/dev/hdb: "Current Write Speed" is 2.5x1352KBps.
:-[ WRITE at LBA=0h failed with SK=5h/ASC=30h/ACQ=10h]: Wrong medium type
:-( media is not formatted or unsupported.
:-( write failed: Wrong medium type

please excuse the cut and paste!

> Date: Mon, 1 Oct 2007 18:04:24 +0100
> From: rob at esdelle.co.uk
> To: ubuntu-uk at lists.ubuntu.com
> Subject: Re: [ubuntu-uk] K3b- Burning DVD problems
> STONE COLD wrote:
> > Hi,
> >  
> > Im using K3b for burning a DVD. Its a DVD RW.  I drop some avi files in 
> > it. and click on burn. After this it just goes funny. The DVD tray just 
> > opens and closes and nothing else happens!
> >  
> > Ive tried uninstalling and reinstalling K3b. Im running Fiesty!
> >  
> > Thanks
> > 
> Can you burn DVD R discs okay?
> Does your burner support both DVD plus and minus media?
> Have you tried Gnomebaker?
> Whenever I have problems with K3B it usually at least gives an error 
> message of some description such as the burn is bad (usually in my case 
> down to a duff disc) or something along those lines.
> Rob
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