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Old 04-25-2005, 12:42 PM   #1
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burning an iso troubles


Has anybody successfully burned an iso to cd with ubuntu hoary?

I tried this, and the little 'writing to disk' dialog with the spinning disk icon came up, but no further cpu, cd, or hard disk activity happened.

So, I tried this, changing it to the knopppix iso and dev=/dev/hdb and that didn't work. Part of the output from that is:
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bs@bsubuntu:~/download/iso$ cdrecord -v dev=/dev/hdb KNOPPIX_V3.8.1-2005-04-08-EN.iso
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 2.01a38 (i686-pc-linux-gnu) Copyright (C) 1995-2004 Joerg Schilling
NOTE: this version of cdrecord is an unofficial (modified) release of cdrecord
      and thus may have bugs that are not present in the original version.
      Please send bug reports and support requests to <cdrtools@packages.debian.org>.
      The original author should not be bothered with problems of this version.

cdrecord: Warning: Running on Linux-2.6.10-5-386
cdrecord: There are unsettled issues with Linux-2.5 and newer.
cdrecord: If you have unexpected problems, please try Linux-2.4 or Solaris.
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Any suggestions?
 
Old 04-25-2005, 01:46 PM   #2
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"it didn't work" isn't any use really.... those warning messages are not an issue. any real error messages?
 
Old 04-25-2005, 02:00 PM   #3
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I'll have to check dmesg or /var/log/messages and I think there might have been some other stuff in the cdrecord output. I'll do that when I get back into linux. I decided to reboot into W2K so I could burn the CD today. I wanted to burn the newest knoppix and see if I could use it to troubleshoot why my Win98 machine started BSODing whenever I ran anything on it. It was running F@H and then BSOD'ed and has BSOD'ed after any attempt to do anything now. Actually, I just want to see if I can get some files off of that machine with knoppix so I can go ahead and reformat it and throw slackware on it.

I didn't want to have to spend all day becoming a cdrecord expert.

Last edited by itsjustme; 04-25-2005 at 02:05 PM.
 
Old 04-26-2005, 05:57 AM   #4
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why dont you try using gnomebaker or any other burning tool ?
 
  


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