[PC-BSD Testing] PCBSD 9.0 x64 can read but not write to DVD

Kris Moore kris at pcbsd.org
Thu Jan 19 12:31:21 PST 2012

On 01/19/2012 12:36, sc at sdf.lonestar.org wrote:
> PCBSD 9.0 x64 installed itself from a USB image with no problems
> at all, on my backup PC that had been running an earlier version
> of FreeBSD.
> The new PCBSD reads DVDs and plays audio and video from them,
> with a NEC Optiarc DVD drive that's a few years old.
> But K3B and other disk writing apps cannot write an .iso file
> onto a blank DVD in the drive. Is there something simple that
> I'm missing about this?
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Not sure, are you getting any error messages? I've been using K3B here
with no problems. After you try a burn, look at the output of "dmesg"
any errors at the end?

Kris Moore
PC-BSD Software

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