Bug 179319 - recent rawhide kernels break cdrecord with CD-RW on ATAPI drive
Summary: recent rawhide kernels break cdrecord with CD-RW on ATAPI drive
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: kernel
Version: rawhide
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Dave Jones
QA Contact: Brian Brock
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2006-01-30 10:01 UTC by Russell Coker
Modified: 2015-01-04 22:24 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2006-02-06 11:47:52 UTC

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Description Russell Coker 2006-01-30 10:01:35 UTC
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Description of problem:
The below errors are displayed when running cdrecord to record to CD-RW disks.  
CD-R disks are still writable. 
cdrecord: OPC failed.   
cdrecord: Success. blank unit: scsi sendcmd: no error   
CDB:  A1 01 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00   
status: 0x2 (CHECK CONDITION)   
Sense Bytes: 70 00 03 00 00 00 00 0A 00 00 00 00 73 03 00 00   
Sense Key: 0x3 Medium Error, Segment 0   
Sense Code: 0x73 Qual 0x03 (power calibration area error) Fru 0x0   
Sense flags: Blk 0 (not valid)   
cmd finished after 0.018s timeout 9600s   
cdrecord: Cannot blank disk, aborting.   
cdrecord: Some drives do not support all blank types.   
cdrecord: Try again with cdrecord blank=all.   

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
2.6.15-1.1864_FC5 and 2.6.15-1.1881_FC5 have the problem, FC5T2 release didn't.

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
Install FC5T2 and successfully write to a CD-RW disc.  Upgrade the kernel and 
observe that it fails. 

Additional info:

Comment 1 Russell Coker 2006-02-06 11:47:52 UTC
It's working again now.  Not entirely sure whether it's bad hardware that  
decided to come good or whether the latest kernel fixed the bug.  I've been 
unable to reproduce the bug on other machines so suspect the hardware. 

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