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

Gaffer. derrick_s at tesco.net
Fri Sep 12 19:27:43 UTC 2008

Hi guys,

On Friday 12 September 2008 20:21, david wrote:
> Alain M. wrote:
> > Gaffer. escreveu:
> >> As a side issue a DVD will not verify unless the "Eject after
> >> burn" is turned off on that machine either.  I originally
> >> ignored verifying failures thinking that it had something to do
> >> with the machine being all SCSI.  I've never had a bad burn on
> >> that machine either !  Having said that I've not had a bad burn
> >> on this one yet.
> >
> > Aha!, that happened to me on the notebook... the problem is
> > simple: the hardware is able to eject, but there is no motor to
> > reload :)

Certainly on a laptop that would be true !

> Mine was the same way. But when I would push the drive tray back in
> (as instructed) it would proceed indicating that it was verifying,
> but there would be no drive activity, no timeout, nothing. Once (in
> a log somewhere) I noticed that while it had *burned* track 0, it
> was trying to *verify* track 1. I think that had or has something
> to do with it, but cannot prove that.

I can confirm that behaviour.

Best Regards:
             Open SuSE 10.2  KDE 3.5 Desktop.

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