Problem with burncd
freebsd-questions-local at be-well.ilk.org
Tue Jun 9 20:57:13 UTC 2009
Carmel <Carmel_NY at hotmail.com> writes:
> I just installed FreeBSD-7.2. I attempted to burn a CD; however,
> when the burn completes, I receive this message:
> burncd: ioctl(CDRIOCFIXATE); Input/output error.
> This is the command line:
> # burncd -ev -s max fixate data notes.txt
> Now, if I do not use the 'fixate' command, no error message is
> displayed; however, the CD is not readable. I have no idea what the
> problem is. I have used brand new CD disks that work fine on my Windows
> Is there a better CD-Burner program that I could use instead?
First of all, you need to make a filesystem to burn onto the CD. I find
it very unlikely that you really want to burn a text file directly.
I suggest you start by reading the documentation on the subject:
Lowell Gilbert, embedded/networking software engineer, Boston area
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