Can't burn CDs
kwall at kurtwerks.com
Sat Jan 6 21:50:06 UTC 2007
On Sat, Jan 06, 2007 at 01:09:37PM -0800, Norm wrote:
> My HL-DT-ST CD RW GCE-8240B drive will not write to a disk. The box is
> a dual boot and when it is in its windoze configuration the drive does
> write correctly. FC6 can read data on a disk in the drive but it
> refuses to read a blank disk I have tried using both K3b and x-CD-Roast
> with similar results, Does Linux have a hardware issue with this drive,
> the only other thought I have is my cd drive is a slave on the same
> controller that my DVD drive is a master on and possibly switching them
> may be the answer. Before I make the switch I would like to confirm
> that the problem is not a Linux compatibility issue.
I quick goggling doesn't indicate any reported incompatibilities. Did
this drive work with other Linux distributions or kernels?
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