cdburn question.

Jeff Elkins bsd at
Sun Feb 8 13:34:38 PST 2004

On Sunday 08 February 2004 2:38 pm, r.w.h wrote:
> Hello iam somewhat new to freebsd.
> i come to findout that cdrecord does not work with ide cdrws under
> freebsd.
> my question is seein how i have such a hard time with burncd.
> is thier a frontend kinda like gcombust handles cdrecord.
> someone said try cdbakeoven but iam seein it uses kde and i don't have
> kde installed on this box.
> basicly i have always had a problem with using burncd from the cmd line.
> thanks for any help.

Go to the handbook and read: 12.5.9 Using the ATAPI/CAM Driver

Once you recompile your kernel with cam support, you'll be able to use 
cdrecord with ATAPI devices. It works fine here.


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