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Old 12-16-2004, 08:44 AM   #1
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k3b doesn't burn cue file pointed to mp3

When I try to burn a cue image which uses a mp3 file I get this error

"/usr/bin/cdrecord: Unsupported filetype 'MP3' on line 3"

in the following error log:

K3b Version:0.11.18
KDE Version: 3.3.0
QT Version: 3.3.3

scsidev: '/dev/hdc'
devname: '/dev/hdc'
scsibus: -2 target: -2 lun: -2
Warning: Open by 'devname' is unintentional and not supported.
Linux sg driver version: 3.5.27
SCSI buffer size: 64512
/usr/bin/cdrecord: This version of cdrecord does not include DVD-R/DVD-RW support code.
/usr/bin/cdrecord: If you need DVD-R/DVD-RW support, ask the Author for cdrecord-ProDVD.
/usr/bin/cdrecord: Free test versions and free keys for personal use are at
Cdrecord-Clone 2.01a35 (i686-pc-linux-gnu) Copyright (C) 1995-2004 Jörg Schilling
TOC Type: 1 = CD-ROM
Using libscg version 'schily-0.8'.
Driveropts: 'burnfree'
atapi: 1
Device type : Removable CD-ROM
Version : 0
Response Format: 2
Capabilities :
Vendor_info : 'PHILIPS '
Identifikation : 'DVDR1640P '
Revision : 'P2.2'
Device seems to be: Generic mmc2 DVD-R/DVD-RW.
Current: 0x0009
Profile: 0x002B
Profile: 0x001B
Profile: 0x001A
Profile: 0x0014
Profile: 0x0011
Profile: 0x0010
Profile: 0x000A
Profile: 0x0009 (current)
Profile: 0x0008
Using generic SCSI-3/mmc CD-R/CD-RW driver (mmc_cdr).
Supported modes: TAO PACKET SAO SAO/R96R RAW/R16 RAW/R96R
Drive buf size : 1073152 = 1048 KB
FIFO size : 4194304 = 4096 KB
/usr/bin/cdrecord: Unsupported filetype 'MP3' on line 3 in '/home/valorn/va_-_saint-germain_des-pres_cafe_5-promo-2004-alc/01-va_-_saint-germain_des-pres_cafe_5-alc.cue'.

cdrecord comand:
/usr/bin/cdrecord -v gracetime=2 dev=/dev/hdc speed=40 -dao driveropts=burnfree cuefile=/home/valorn/va_-_saint-germain_des-pres_cafe_5-promo-2004-alc/01-va_-_saint-germain_des-pres_cafe_5-alc.cue -eject

What can I do do burn this cue image?

Old 06-21-2005, 05:24 AM   #2
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I haven't gotten this to work either with K3b. The only solution I have found is to do it on the comandline:

cdrdao write --device /dev/cdwriter  file.cue
Ugly, I know.


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