Bug 161021 - cdrecord burns DVDs that not even it can read
cdrecord burns DVDs that not even it can read
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: cdrtools (Show other bugs)
x86_64 Linux
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Assigned To: Harald Hoyer
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Reported: 2005-06-19 18:32 EDT by D. Hugh Redelmeier
Modified: 2008-02-11 19:32 EST (History)
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my attempt to burn the dvd (182.69 KB, text/plain)
2005-06-19 18:35 EDT, D. Hugh Redelmeier
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Description D. Hugh Redelmeier 2005-06-19 18:32:14 EDT
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Description of problem:
I burn FC4 disk with:
  cdrecord -v dev=ATA:1,0,0 -data -dao -padsize=128k driveropts=burnfree FC4-x86_64-DVD.iso

It is clear that about 3/4 of the blank is burned, just as it should be.  But when I try to read the disk, it seems to only contain 2048 bytes, all zero.  cdrecord -toc doesn't do any better.

I tried this on two machines.  One with a reasonably up-to-date FC3 x86_64 and the other with FC4 test 3 x86_64.

I was able to burn the same .iso file using growisofs on one of the machines.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
cdrecord-2.01.1-5 and cdrecord-2.01.1-9

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.see above command

Actual Results:  coaster with only one sector of zeros

Expected Results:  shiny new FC4 disk

Additional info:

cdrecord burned cds for FC4 correctly, just not DVDs.

I will include a log.
Comment 1 D. Hugh Redelmeier 2005-06-19 18:35:13 EDT
Created attachment 115666 [details]
my attempt to burn the dvd
Comment 2 Harald Hoyer 2006-04-19 08:33:23 EDT
I would use growisofs to burn a DVD
Comment 3 Matthew Miller 2006-07-10 19:25:56 EDT
Fedora Core 3 is now maintained by the Fedora Legacy project for security
updates only. If this problem is a security issue, please reopen and
reassign to the Fedora Legacy product. If it is not a security issue and
hasn't been resolved in the current FC5 updates or in the FC6 test
release, reopen and change the version to match.

Thank you!
Comment 4 petrosyan 2008-02-11 19:32:05 EST
Fedora Core 3 is not maintained anymore.

Setting status to "INSUFFICIENT_DATA". If you can reproduce this bug in the
current Fedora release, please reopen this bug and assign it to the
corresponding Fedora version.

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