burncd 'blank' not terminating ?

Dmitry Pryanishnikov dmitry at atlantis.dp.ua
Mon Dec 25 07:27:29 PST 2006


On Fri, 22 Dec 2006, Sergey N. Voronkov wrote:
>> just noticed, after upgrading to 6.2RC1, that
>> 	luigi# burncd -f /dev/acd0 -v blank
>> 	blanking CD, please wait..
>> stays there forever. Eventually i gave up and ctrl-C and
>> the application terminates, and i was able to write to
>> the disk a valid image, which probably means that the
>> disk had been blanked.

   Yes, well known RELENG_4 -> 6 (maybe even 5) regression. Same here with

acd0: CDRW <CD-W540E/1.0C> at ata1-master UDMA33

Worked fine under RELENG_4, fails to wait for completion under RELENG_6.

> See my report: http://www.freebsd.org/cgi/query-pr.cgi?pr=kern/95344
> And: http://www.freebsd.org/cgi/query-pr.cgi?pr=kern/104270
> The last one contain a fix.

This fix doesn't help me.

> Serg.
> P.S.: Don't use burncd. Use cdrecord!

   IMHO it isn't correct approach to avoid use of the tool _instead_ of fixing
it. This way, all your tools will be broken one day ;)

Sincerely, Dmitry
Atlantis ISP, System Administrator
e-mail:  dmitry at atlantis.dp.ua
nic-hdl: LYNX-RIPE

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