[kde-linux] K3B won't burn right?

James bjlockie at lockie.ca
Wed Aug 27 18:56:51 UTC 2008

On Wed, August 27, 2008 2:36 pm, David J Iannucci wrote:
> Is anyone having a problem with K3B burning CD images?  I've got K3B
> 1.0.4 under KDE 3.5.9 under Gentoo.  On two different machines (and
> drives, of course), I'm having the experience in trying to burn ISOs that
> the writing phase completes successfully, but if I do "verify data", it
> tells me that the burned image differs in track 1, and the verify fails.
> It's always track 1.  And two different
> brands of blanks.

Try burning at a slow speed, I burn at 2x.
Maybe the ISO is bad.
Try mounting it.
mount -o loop /dev/cdrom /some_mount_point (I think is the syntax, google

> I've already tossed out several CD-Rs because I thought it was probably
> the media.  Now I'm really starting to suspect K3B.
I've never had a problem at home.
My work machine has failed to verify (that wasn't a critical DVD so I kept
Home is Gentoo, work is Ubuntu.
> Dave
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