growisofs DVD write woes on HP/Compaq laptop

Neil Short neshort at
Fri Apr 1 02:05:45 PST 2005

Has anybody had success writing DVDs on this

here's my sad effort:
carmen# growisofs -Z /dev/cd0 -dvd-compat dvd1
:-( /dev/cd0: media is not recognized as recordable
DVD: 10

What is in the drive is a blank DVD-R

pertinant dmesg stuff:
acd0: CDRW <SD-R6252/1A11> at ata1-master PIO4
cd0 at ata1 bus 0 target 0 lun 0
cd0: <TOSHIBA ODD-DVD SD-R6252 1A11> Removable CD-ROM
SCSI-0 device 
cd0: 16.000MB/s transfers
cd0: cd present [174027 x 2048 byte records]

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