DVD writing oddity

Mogens Kjaer mk at lemo.dk
Mon Jul 12 14:32:30 UTC 2010

On 07/12/2010 03:38 PM, D. Hugh Redelmeier wrote:
> I have a superstitious model of DVD and CD handling because so many
> odd things happen.

I had the reverse problem; after a burn&eject the
tray would immediately load again and mount the DVD.

This was very annoying, adding

# disable cdrom autoclose
dev.cdrom.autoclose = 0

to /etc/sysctl.conf fixed this.

Can't you do eject/eject -t between growisofs
and cmp? Maybe also add a sleep.


Mogens Kjaer, mk at lemo.dk

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