fbonjour at urbanet.ch
Mon Mar 6 19:58:53 UTC 2006
If I try this, I get the following (and the command doesn't hang):
fbonjour at dirac 16 $ cdrecord -scanbus
Cdrecord-Clone 2.01.01a01 (i686-pc-linux-gnu) Copyright (C) 1995-2004
NOTE: this version of cdrecord is an inofficial (modified) release of
and thus may have bugs that are not present in the original version.
Please send bug reports and support requests to
<cdrtools at packages.debian.org>.
The original author should not be bothered with problems of this
cdrecord: Warning: Running on Linux-2.6.12-10-686
cdrecord: There are unsettled issues with Linux-2.5 and newer.
cdrecord: If you have unexpected problems, please try Linux-2.4 or Solaris.
cdrecord: No such file or directory. Cannot open '/dev/pg*'. Cannot open
cdrecord: For possible targets try 'cdrecord -scanbus'. Make sure you
cdrecord: For possible transport specifiers try 'cdrecord dev=help'.
cdrecord: For more information, install the cdrtools-doc
cdrecord: package and read /usr/share/doc/cdrecord/README.ATAPI.setup .
I thought than the -scanbus option was to scan the bus for SCSI numbers,
so this shouldn't be necessary any more for IDE CD writers. So first of
all, do you have a CD writer that's connected through a SCSI bus?
Otherwise, have you tried running with dev=/dev/dvdrw (or whatever your
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