Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 188377
cdrecord hangs while formatting cdrw
Last modified: 2008-05-06 11:46:13 EDT
Description of problem:
cdrecord cannot format any cdrw. this happens both on a
nec 4550 (dvd burner) and a liteon ltr52328s so i think this is a problem which
is not related to any specifical hardware.
This problem is present on both fc4 and fc5.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. open k3b
2. try to format any cdrw
3. at the end of the formatting process cdrecord seems to hang
Please explicitly request additional info's if you need them (and also provide a
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*** Bug 188362 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
is there anyone?
did you update k3b?
it isnt a k3b bug.
first of all i have to blank as root. then do:
# cdrecord -immed -blank=minimal -dev=/dev/hdc
Cdrecord-Clone 2.01.01a03-dvd (i686-pc-linux-gnu) Copyright (C) 1995-2005 Jörg
NOTE: This version contains the OSS DVD extensions for cdrtools and thus may
have bugs related to DVD issues that are not present in the original
cdrtools. Please send bug reports or support requests to
http://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla The original cdrtools author should
not be bothered with problems in this version.
scsibus: -2 target: -2 lun: -2
Linux sg driver version: 3.5.27
Using libscg version 'schily-0.8'.
cdrecord: Warning: using inofficial libscg transport code version (schily - Red
Hat-scsi-linux-sg.c-1.85-RH '@(#)scsi-linux-sg.c 1.85 05/05/16 Copyright
1997 J. Schilling').
Device type : Removable CD-ROM
Version : 0
Response Format: 2
Vendor_info : '_NEC '
Identifikation : 'DVD_RW ND-4550A '
Revision : '1.06'
Device seems to be: Generic mmc2 DVD-R/DVD-RW.
Using generic SCSI-3/mmc CD-R/CD-RW driver (mmc_cdr).
Driver flags : MMC-3 SWABAUDIO BURNFREE
Supported modes: TAO PACKET SAO SAO/R96R RAW/R96R
Speed set to 706 KB/s
Starting to write CD/DVD at speed 4.0 in real BLANK mode for single session.
Last chance to quit, starting real write 0 seconds. Operation starts.
Blanking PMA, TOC, pregap
Blanking time: 45.378s
it works for mininal blank but when i do -blank=all it hangs on "Blanking entire
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