burncd input output error
scottro at nyc.rr.com
Sat Sep 17 06:37:12 PDT 2005
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On Sat, Sep 17, 2005 at 03:03:44PM +0200, Andreas Klemm wrote:
> 2 problems with FreeBSD 5.4 stable:
> - burncd has strange exit status when reading ISO file from stdin
> according to manual page possible:
> gunzip -c file.iso.gz | burncd -f /dev/acd0 data - fixate
> - burncd leaves cdrom in a way that CD cannot be mounted
> after burning, one has to open and re-close CD tray manually
> before one is able to mount the frshly burned CD.
> *** trying to burn ISO file
I've run into this with one CD burner, a Plextor, IIRC. I did some
cursory googling, other folks had the problem, no solutions posted.
I just (as you seem to be doing) work around it, as the CDs burned
I never put much effort into solving it. FWIW, it happened no matter
which machine had the CD burner, through 5.x and 6.x. (I haven't put
that burner in a box running CURRENT.)
I just made a little script to open and close the cd tray (using the
older version of eject, as the newer version lacks the -t to close the
tray option) but you can do the same with cdcontrol using the eject and
Not that this helps, but just letting you know you're not alone. :)
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