Download your favorite Linux distribution at LQ ISO.
Go Back > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Software
User Name
Linux - Software This forum is for Software issues.
Having a problem installing a new program? Want to know which application is best for the job? Post your question in this forum.


  Search this Thread
Old 02-07-2006, 08:12 AM   #1
LQ Newbie
Registered: Nov 2005
Posts: 8

Rep: Reputation: 0
growisofs - LUN appears to be stuck...

Hi guys

Hope you can help with this problem. I'm new to Linux and have been asked to write a program which backs up some data to dvd. I'am using growisofs to burn data to multiple dvd discs at once. What I'm trying is to open mutiple terminal windows and type the command

growsisofs -speed=8 -dvd-compat -Z /dev/dvdaddress=/testimage/iso

in each one. I'm burning to four dvds in total. Sometimes this works but other times it fails with the error message

:-? the LUN appears to be stuck writing LBA=124f70h, retry in 0ms
:-[ WRITE@LBA=80124f70h failed with SK=2h/ASC=04h/ACQ=08h]: Resource temporarily unavailable
builtin_dd: 1199984*2KB out @ average 4.8x1385KBps
:-( write failed: Resource temporarily unavailable
/dev/scd2: flushing cache
/dev/scd2: updating RMA
/dev/scd2: closing disc
/dev/scd2: reloading tray

Can anyone point me in the right direction on how to fix this?


p.s. sorry if this in in the wrong place.


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Install appears to be stuck Logarithim Slackware - Installation 8 01-23-2006 02:56 PM
/lun/part6 not found? squady Linux - General 0 09-15-2005 09:32 PM
LUN device mapping jdepaul Linux - Hardware 0 08-02-2004 03:42 PM
How to findout LUN ? palanisaravanan Linux - Hardware 1 04-19-2004 07:48 AM
LUN information rangel DamnSmallLinux 1 01-05-2004 11:39 PM > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Software

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:23 AM.

Main Menu
Write for LQ is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration