Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 478932
nautilus-cd-burner's error message is too generic
Last modified: 2015-01-14 18:22:23 EST
Description of problem:
Trying to burn files to a DVD. It says 'Error Writing to disc'
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Always, with too deep a directory structure (>6)
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Create 7 directories recursivly
2. Try to burn a DVD
gnomebaker at least reported the output from the tool -- that the directory structure was too deep.
nautilus-cd-burner should do the same thing, or at the least log it someplace where it can easily be found and display the path to the error log in the error dialog box.
Seen in F10 as well, trying to burn audio cd via Rhythmbox (I understand it uses libnautilus-burn) gives me too vague error message "Audio recording error" - "There was an error writing to the CD" while the only issue there were wrong rights on /dev/sr0.
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This is fixed in F11, it warns that more than 7 directories may not be readable on all operating systems, but that it does work on Linux.
I have tested this with both CD-R and a DVD-R media and it works.
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