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Old 04-20-2004, 05:26 PM   #1
sethgeekx86
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Dvd burning help.


I am trying to use growisofs to burn a DVD+RW. i am runing as root with slackware 9.1.
bash-2.05b# :-( /dev/sr0: unsupported MMC profile 0
bash: syntax error near unexpected token `/dev/sr0:'
bash-2.05b#
 
Old 04-20-2004, 05:35 PM   #2
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Why is the device /dev/sr0, are you sure you don't mean /dev/sda or /dev/hda.

-Hope this helps.
 
Old 04-20-2004, 05:57 PM   #3
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bash-2.05b# growisofs -Z /dev/sda -J -R -hide-rr-moved /home/seth
:-( unable to open64("/dev/sda",O_RDONLY): No such device or address
bash-2.05b#

It get that

What /dev/? sould i have for my dvd- burner. I have no other cd/dvd roms pluged it.
 
Old 04-20-2004, 06:37 PM   #4
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install cdrecord-prodvd
cdrecord -scanbus
xcdroast should do it or any program based on cdrecord.

there are other programs to do it too.

check that your burning device is really what you think it might be
 
Old 04-21-2004, 08:02 AM   #5
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Make sure you have a '/dev/dvd' device and run this command for .iso files:

Code:
growisofs -dvd-compat -Z /dev/dvd=<thenameofyouriso.iso>
or this one for a folder full of files:

Code:
growisofs -Z /dev/dvd -R -J /some/files
These work on my system.

HTH!
 
  


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