On 5/14/06, Paul Smith <[email protected]> wrote:
> > Whenever I try to blank a CD RW, I get the following: > > > > $ cdrecord -v dev=/dev/cdrom blank=fast > > Cdrecord-Clone 2.01.01a03-dvd (i686-pc-linux-gnu) Copyright (C) > > 1995-2005 JÃ¶rg Schilling > > NOTE: This version contains the OSS DVD extensions for cdrtools and thus may > > have bugs related to DVD issues that are not present in the original > > cdrtools. Please send bug reports or support requests to > > http://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla The original cdrtools author should > > not be bothered with problems in this version. > > TOC Type: 1 = CD-ROM > > cdrecord: Resource temporarily unavailable. Cannot get mmap for > > 4198400 Bytes on /dev/zero. > > $ > > > > Any ideas? > > Does it work if you run it as root? Yes, it does.
Notwithstanding, I suppose it should work as user and not only as root. Paul