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

sc at sdf.lonestar.org sc at sdf.lonestar.org
Thu Jan 19 16:40:21 PST 2012


Kris,

This is now solved. It turned out not to be a PC-BSD problem
after all. Sorry to imagine that it must have been the new OS,
before I'd completely checked all other possibilities first.


On Thu, 19 Jan 2012, Kris Moore wrote:

> Date: Thu, 19 Jan 2012 15:31:21 -0500
> From: Kris Moore <kris at pcbsd.org>
> To: testing at lists.pcbsd.org
> Subject: Re: [PC-BSD Testing] PCBSD 9.0 x64 can read but not write to DVD
> 
> 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
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