burncd no longer in 10.0?

illoai at gmail.com illoai at gmail.com
Tue Feb 11 20:22:42 UTC 2014

On 11 February 2014 14:59, Volker Nebel <vnebel at web.de> wrote:
> Hi everybody!
> Since this year, my macmini is running under FreeBSD 10.0 :)
>    Now I wanted to burn a CD, hoping not to run into technical difficulties
> with the CD drive connected via USB... But I already fail when I want to
> issu [CMD]burncd ...[\CMD] - this program seems not to exist at all! I have
> installed cdrtools-3.00_2 for [CMD]mkisofs[\CMD], but burncd does not exist,
> so the handbook says, it should be part of the basesystem!
>    Any ideas?

I believe burncd is entirely deprecated, & in any case it doesn't
work with SCSI, or any drives under cam compatibility.  I don't
think you could ever use it with a USB CD-recorder, given that
they're accessed through the cam layer.

Since you have cdrtools installed, use cdrecord.



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