Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 132180
memory leak while burning ide cdr
Last modified: 2015-01-04 17:09:36 EST
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Description of problem:
When I use cdrecord to record a CD in DAO mode on my SMP system, the
system's memory usage gradually climbs. The memory is still in use
when cdrecord finishes (or when it's killed) and eventually (if I burn
two or more CDs) the system becomes unusable.
The CD recorder is the second ide device on the second ide port
(/dev/hdd). The problem does not occur if I burn the CD through ide-scsi.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. sudo cdrecord -v -dao -useinfo -text *.wav
This is probably
See also bug #131414
According to this thread (and my own experience)
http://kerneltrap.org/node/view/3659 even once this bug is fixed, the
resulting audio cd is corrupt.
fixed in updates