[kde-linux] k3b won't verify data
derrick_s at tesco.net
Sun Feb 17 15:53:46 UTC 2008
On Sunday 17 February 2008 15:11, Anne Wilson inscribed thus:
> On Sunday 17 February 2008 14:26:57 Dale wrote:
> > Gaffer. wrote:
> > > Hi Guys,
> > >
> > > On Sunday 17 February 2008 01:18, david inscribed thus:
> > >> Verification of burned CDs works here after telling k3b to not
> > >> eject the media. I also think it's HAL related. Debian Etch
> > >> lenny/sid, with KDE 3.5.8 and k3b 1.0.4.
> > >
> > > Yep that works for me too!
> > >
> > > I wonder if the signal from K3B to eject and then retract the
> > > drive draw is too fast! K3B sends "Eject" and then almost
> > > immediately sends "Eject" a second time to pull the draw in. I
> > > don't think there is a long enough time between the signals for
> > > the drive to respond.
> > I sort of tested that. When it pushed the tray out, I pushed it
> > back in and it still didn't work. Then again, I may not have
> > been fast enough either.
> I'd tend to rule out 'not being fast enough'. I remember at least
> once when the closing try caught on a trailing usb cable. It
> re-opened, and then closed again, by which time I'd pulled the
> cable out of the way. It then continued to complete the verify.
I am tending to suspect that the problem could very well be something
to do with the response times of specific hardware. Particularly
since the burn sequence works flawlessly. I've never been quick
enough to get the drive tray back in for it to continue the verify.
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