[Libburn-hackers] Re: Test request to owners of recent Linux kernels

Zsolt Kúti la.tinca at gmail.com
Thu Oct 15 14:42:14 CDT 2009

On Sun, 11 Oct 2009 15:49:48 +0200
"Thomas Schmitt" <scdbackup at gmx.net> wrote:


> > I was
> > not sure what would a successful test mean: mounting happens, or
> > this and plus what one is supposed to see.
> You should see at least the files which you
> added freshly to the session. Whether the old
> ISO tree was loaded depends much on how you
> created the new session.
> With xorriso it is loaded by -dev or -indev.
> With mkisofs it is loaded with -M ... -C ...
OK, thanks!
> > alternative to k3b, since for some time it doesn't work for me and
> > could not get any help in finding out why. Probably it has an issue
> > with SATA drives.
> Afaik, k3b uses as burn engines cdrecord for
> CD and growisofs for DVD. cdrskin could possibly
> replace cdrecord for CD data and audio. k3b has
> a menu where you can set the burn programs.
> An example with quite outdated k3b is at
>   http://scdbackup.sourceforge.net/k3b_on_cdrskin.html
> I have no idea how a cdrecord dev= address looks
> on FreeBSD. But the k3b debug window should tell
> all options used for "cdrecord" and "mkisofs".
Although it's a little off-topic , but the problem is with its
drive/media detection capability when DVD is used. No problem with CD,
however DVDs make it crazy. 

Zsolt Kúti

More information about the Libburn-hackers mailing list