Re: xcdroast and HP writer

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On Thu, 04 Dec 2003 12:17:23 -0500, Glenn wrote
> I have an HP 9500 CD writer that working fine in RH 7, 8 and 9 but 
> Fedora only recognizes it as a reader.  The scanbus identifies the 
> writer correctly and the config file shows the correct device, etc.
> 
> cdrecord does not exhibit any of this issue.  I have used xcdroast 
> -d10 and the result indicates that xcdroast to detect the HP writer 
> and thus defaults to assuming it is a reader ONLY.
> 
> Anybody had a similiar experience?
> 
> -- 
> Glenn Simpson VE3DSP
> Hamilton, Ont
> email: [email protected]
[snip]

I'm not sure if this will help you. But do you have the 'hdc=ide-scsi' on your
kernel loading command line. From what I understand, is that Xcdroast and
other CD buring software no longer require this, as they are able to access
the drive directly via IDE, but I have configured my system this way (Fedora
did not set this up by default, where RH9 did). So maybe this is why Xcdroast
doesn't see you CD-ROM drive as a burner. 

Wolf

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