Backporting burncd w/VCD support to 4.5-REL-p24
anarcat at anarcat.ath.cx
Mon Jun 9 11:19:49 PDT 2003
On Mon Jun 09, 2003 at 12:52:09PM -0500, D J Hawkey Jr wrote:
> On Jun 09, at 01:45 PM, The Anarcat wrote:
> > On Mon Jun 09, 2003 at 07:24:32PM +0200, Soeren Schmidt wrote:
> > > It seems D J Hawkey Jr wrote:
> > > > Lemme ask you this, then: Given a FBSD 4.5 system, is the CAM xpt
> > > > module patch (T. Quinot) and cdrecord a [more] viable option? Or am
> > > > I basically SOOL?
> > I've used the ATAPICAM throughout the 4.x branch and now in 5.x
> > without any problems, really enjoying all of cdrecord power.
> Um, just to clarify: FBSD 4.6 was the first release with ATAPICAM
> (I _think_ it was 4.6, but definitely not 4.5). Are you saying that
> FBSD 4.6 was nice and solid?
> More to the point, had you applied that CAM xpt patch to a 4.5 (or
> earlier) release? And solid reliability continued?
> Thanks for the reply,
hmmm.. I guess the proper person to ask would be Thomas himself, but on:
I see patches going as far as march 2002, so I guess the 4.6 date fits
in pretty well. I *think* I followed the atapicam pretty much from
start, so that would indeed be 4.5-stable.
Can't say that atapicam always had been nice and solid. As it says on
the web page:
The only recommended way of using ATAPI/CAM is:
* with FreeBSD 4: to upgrade to a version of the RELENG_4 branch
* posterior to 2002-11-01 and follow the instructions in
YMMV, of course,
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