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Old 09-27-2004, 03:47 PM   #1
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cdrecord - can't find the device

hi :] i got the following problem:

[root@lab3 russell]# cdrecord --blank=fast /dev/sg0
cdrecord: No write mode specified.
cdrecord: Asuming -tao mode.
cdrecord: Future versions of cdrecord may have different drive dependent defaults.
cdrecord: Continuing in 5 seconds...
Cdrecord-Clone 2.01a27-dvd (i686-pc-linux-gnu) Copyright (C) 1995-2004 Jörg Schilling
Note: This version is an unofficial (modified) version with DVD support
Note: and therefore may have bugs that are not present in the original.
Note: Please send bug reports or support requests to <>.
Note: The author of cdrecord should not be bothered with problems in this version.
scsidev: 'ATAPI:0,0,0'
devname: 'ATAPI'
scsibus: 0 target: 0 lun: 0
Warning: Using ATA Packet interface.
Warning: The related libscg interface code is in pre alpha.
Warning: There may be fatal problems.
Using libscg version 'schily-0.8'.
Device type    : Removable CD-ROM
Version        : 0
Response Format: 1
Vendor_info    : 'MT1316B '
Identifikation : 'BDV212B         '
Revision       : '0.40'
Device seems to be: Generic mmc2 DVD-ROM.
cdrecord: Sorry, no CD/DVD-Recorder or unsupported CD/DVD-Recorder found on this target.
it sees my toaster as a dvd-rom O.o' .. if i go to burn:/// on nautilus everything goes ok... but i can't toast with cdrecord.. why?

thanks all
Old 09-27-2004, 04:51 PM   #2
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Try this:
cdrecord --blank=fast dev=ATAPI:0,0,0
Old 09-28-2004, 07:46 AM   #3
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Re: cdrecord - can't find the device

it doesn't work .. i have already tried.. and it doesn't work also with /dev/hdd


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