Please help: burncd errors

Fabian Keil freebsd-listen at
Sun Jan 2 13:18:23 GMT 2005

On Saturday 01 January 2005 17:45, cpghost at wrote:
> On Sat, Jan 01, 2005 at 05:35:39PM +0100, Xinizul Xinizul wrote:

> > Could I use another burner tool ?
> Of course. You can try cdrecord from /usr/ports/sysutils/cdrtools.
> For this to work, you need to add
>   device atapicam
> to your kernel config file, recompile, reinstall and reboot the kernel.
> Once you've done that, you should see a device 'cd0' in dmesg and /dev.
> You can try burncd on /dev/cd0, or cdrecord with the appropriate SCSI ID:
> # cdrecord -scanbus
> should then give you the correct SCSI ID a,b,c to use.
> # cdrecord -v dev=a,b,c speed=4 mp3_1.iso
> for data CDs.
> # cdrecord -v dev=a,b,c speed=1 -audio track*.wav
> for audio CDs.

I'd be surprised, if the drive supported speed=1.

"Low speed == better quality" is a myth, so I'd change
the speed option with -sao (I believe -tao is still the default)
and burn at maximum speed.


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