Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 447931
brasero refuses burning >650Mo ISO
Last modified: 2009-07-14 11:58:34 EDT
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Description of problem:
I tried to burn a 690MB data CD image (ISO format),
Brasero indicates I have 703,1MB free on my CD-RW,
I click on "Burn",
then it asks for erasing CD,
I click on "Erase".
It then issues an error saying there is no sufficient space on my CD because it
I'm sure that the 690MB ISO can fit on my 700MB CDRW because I burnt it successfully using Nautilus and all was OK (right-click on the iso file in Nautilus, choose "burn", then "erase" when asked).
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1.take a 700MB CDRW (not empty)
2.open a 690MB ISO image
3.Brasero should display the space available on cd CDRW (700.1MB in my case)
5.click "Erase" to erase de CDRW
It displays an error message telling that there is no sufficient space on the CDRW and that it needs at least 690MB.
Then it aborts the action and asks to change the CDRW.
It should have erased and burnt the CDRW because this is (as Brasero correctly displays it) a 700MB CDRW and the ISO image is only 690MB and Nautilus is capable of erasing/burning this ISO on that CDRW.
Nautilus is capable of erasing/burning this ISO on that CDRW.
I made some tests and found out that :
- Brasero refuses to burn Fedora9 CD2 i386 ISO (637MB) on a CD-R (it says it has
- Brasero refuses to burn that same ISO image on a CD-RW (blank or not) it says
it has 703.1MB available and can be erased but refuses to do that.
- that ISO can be burnt on the CD-R via Nautilus.
- that ISO can be burnt on the CD-RW via Nautilus witch can erase it if not blank.
- I burnt a SystemRescueCD i386 v1.0.2 ISO (191.8MB) on that very same CD-RW
(not blank) without problem
- I burnt that same SRCD ISO on a mini CD-RW (200MB), tried not blank and blank,
This is always reproducible.
Created attachment 329233 [details]
This package has changed ownership in the Fedora Package Database. Reassigning to the new owner of this component.
This bug may be caused by brasero or by wodim.
I recommend to replace wodim by the original software
see also http://cdrecord.berlios.de
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