how to use cdrecord

Chris Hill chris at
Sun Mar 14 03:35:50 UTC 2010

On Sun, 14 Mar 2010, Aiza wrote:

> tried cdrecord -v speed=2 dev=acd0 blank=fast
> gives this error "Open by devname not supported on this OS.
> What device am i to use?

cdrecord wants to see your ATA burner as a SCSI device, so you'd use
   cdrecord dev=1,0,0 ...
The numbers after dev= depend on where your burner is; find it using
   cdrecord -scanbus


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