DVD burning with mkisofs and cdrecord?

Thomas Zehetbauer thomasz at hostmaster.org
Tue Mar 29 20:48:48 UTC 2005

On Tue, 2005-03-29 at 14:20 -0600, Aleksandar Milivojevic wrote:
> The bug is that with some burners, DVD+R media is not fixated at the end 
> of burning.  Such  DVDs are not readable in anything.  Good news is that 
> you can fixate them after the fact and they will become readable.  Some 
> people reported that additional invocation of "cdrecord -fix" works, 
> some reported that it doesn't work.  Fixating disk under Windows works 
> every time (for example, in Nero go to disk info, it will show that disk 
> is not closed and will offer you option of "closing" it, another name 
> for fixation).

Many thanks, cdrecord -fix did it for me!


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