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pirulactico
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Cant get to burn cd's or dvd's

Postby pirulactico » Tue Jul 28, 2009 5:50 am

Hi, im using Mint 7 64 bits on an acer laptop amd64x2... and i cant get to burn any cd or dvds... ive tried with k3b and brasero, and nothing. This is the error that k3b gives me...

nicolas@nicolas-laptop ~ $ k3b
kbuildsycoca running...
nicolas@nicolas-laptop ~ $ (K3bDevice::HalConnection) initializing HAL >= 0.5
Mapping udi /org/freedesktop/Hal/devices/storage_model_DVDRAM_GSA_T40N to device /dev/sr0
/dev/sr0 resolved to /dev/sr0
/dev/sr0 is block device (0)
/dev/sr0 seems to be cdrom
bus: 4, id: 0, lun: 0
(K3bDevice::Device) /dev/sr0: init()
(K3bDevice::Device) /dev/sr0 feature: CD Mastering
(K3bDevice::Device) /dev/sr0 feature: CD Track At Once
(K3bDevice::Device) /dev/sr0 feature: CD-RW Media Write Support
(K3bDevice::Device) /dev/sr0 feature: DVD Read (MMC5)
(K3bDevice::Device) /dev/sr0 feature: DVD+R
(K3bDevice::Device) /dev/sr0 feature: DVD+RW
(K3bDevice::Device) /dev/sr0 feature: DVD+R Double Layer
(K3bDevice::Device) /dev/sr0 feature: DVD-R/-RW Write
(K3bDevice::Device) /dev/sr0 feature: Rigid Restricted Overwrite
(K3bDevice::Device) /dev/sr0 feature: Layer Jump Recording
(K3bDevice::Device) /dev/sr0 unknown profile: 2
(K3bDevice::Device) /dev/sr0: dataLen: 60
(K3bDevice::Device) /dev/sr0: checking for TAO
(K3bDevice::Device) /dev/sr0: checking for SAO
(K3bDevice::Device) /dev/sr0: checking for SAO_R96P
(K3bDevice::Device) /dev/sr0: checking for SAO_R96R
(K3bDevice::Device) /dev/sr0: checking for RAW_R16
(K3bDevice::Device) /dev/sr0: checking for RAW_R96P
(K3bDevice::Device) /dev/sr0: checking for RAW_R96R
(K3bDevice::Device) /dev/sr0: GET PERFORMANCE dataLen = 72
(K3bDevice::Device) /dev/sr0: GET PERFORMANCE successful with reported length: 68
(K3bDevice::Device) /dev/sr0: Number of supported write speeds via GET PERFORMANCE: 4
(K3bDevice::Device) /dev/sr0 : 4234 KB/s
(K3bDevice::Device) /dev/sr0 : 2822 KB/s
(K3bDevice::Device) /dev/sr0 : 1764 KB/s
(K3bDevice::Device) /dev/sr0 Invalid DVD speed: 706 KB/s
(K3bDevice::DeviceManager) setting current write speed of device /dev/sr0 to 3324
/dev/sr0 resolved to /dev/sr0
(K3bDevice::DeviceManager) dev /dev/sr0 already found
(K3bDevice::DeviceManager) found config entry for devicetype: HL-DT-ST DVDRAM GSA-T40N
Devices:
------------------------------
Blockdevice: /dev/sr0
Generic device:
Vendor: HL-DT-ST
Description: DVDRAM GSA-T40N
Version: JP01
Write speed: 3324
Profiles: DVD-ROM, DVD-R Sequential, DVD-R Dual Layer Sequential, DVD-R Dual Layer Jump, DVD-RAM, DVD-RW Restricted Overwrite, DVD-RW Sequential, DVD+RW, DVD+R, DVD+R Dual Layer, CD-ROM, CD-R, CD-RW
Read Cap: DVD-ROM, DVD-R, DVD-R Sequential, DVD-R Dual Layer, DVD-R Dual Layer Sequential, DVD-R Dual Layer Jump, DVD-RW, DVD-RW Restricted Overwrite, DVD-RW Sequential, DVD+RW, DVD+R, DVD+RW Dual Layer, DVD+R Dual Layer, CD-ROM, CD-R, CD-RW
Write Cap: DVD-R, DVD-R Sequential, DVD-R Dual Layer, DVD-R Dual Layer Sequential, DVD-R Dual Layer Jump, DVD-RW, DVD-RW Restricted Overwrite, DVD-RW Sequential, DVD+RW, DVD+R, DVD+R Dual Layer, CD-R, CD-RW
Writing modes: SAO, TAO, RAW, SAO/R96P, SAO/R96R, RAW/R16, RAW/R96P, RAW/R96R, Restricted Overwrite, Layer Jump
Reader aliases: /dev/sr0
------------------------------
adding udi /org/freedesktop/Hal/devices/volume_empty_dvd_plus_r
First sec data area: 43:41:33 (LBA 196608) (402653184
Last sec data area: 553:42:61 (LBA 2491711) (5103024128 Bytes)
Last sec layer 1: 00:00:00 (LBA 0) (0 Bytes)
Layer 1 length: 00:00:01 (LBA 1) (2048 Bytes)
Layer 2 length: 553:42:61 (LBA 2491711) (5103024128 Bytes)
(K3bDevice::ScsiCommand) failed:
command: READ DVD STRUCTURE (ad)
errorcode: 70
sense key: ILLEGAL REQUEST (5)
asc: 24
ascq: 0
(K3bDevice::Device) /dev/sr0: READ DVD STRUCTURE length det failed
DiskInfo:
Mediatype: DVD+R
Current Profile: DVD+R
Disk state: empty
Empty: 1
Rewritable: 0
Appendable: 0
Sessions: 0
Tracks: 0
Layers: 1
Capacity: 510:01:29 (LBA 2295104) (4700372992 Bytes)
Remaining size: 510:01:29 (LBA 2295104) (4700372992 Bytes)
Used Size: 00:00:00 (LBA 0) (0 Bytes)
(K3bDevice::Device) /dev/sr0: GET PERFORMANCE dataLen = 40
(K3bDevice::Device) /dev/sr0: GET PERFORMANCE successful with reported length: 36
(K3bDevice::Device) /dev/sr0: Number of supported write speeds via GET PERFORMANCE: 2
(K3bDevice::Device) /dev/sr0 : 11080 KB/s
(K3bDevice::Device) /dev/sr0 : 5540 KB/s
(K3bDevice::HalConnection) lock queued for /org/freedesktop/Hal/devices/storage_model_DVDRAM_GSA_T40N
(K3bDevice::HalConnection) unlock queued for /org/freedesktop/Hal/devices/storage_model_DVDRAM_GSA_T40N
First sec data area: 43:41:33 (LBA 196608) (402653184
Last sec data area: 553:42:61 (LBA 2491711) (5103024128 Bytes)
Last sec layer 1: 00:00:00 (LBA 0) (0 Bytes)
Layer 1 length: 00:00:01 (LBA 1) (2048 Bytes)
Layer 2 length: 553:42:61 (LBA 2491711) (5103024128 Bytes)
(K3bDevice::ScsiCommand) failed:
command: READ DVD STRUCTURE (ad)
errorcode: 70
sense key: ILLEGAL REQUEST (5)
asc: 24
ascq: 0
(K3bDevice::Device) /dev/sr0: READ DVD STRUCTURE length det failed
DiskInfo:
Mediatype: DVD+R
Current Profile: DVD+R
Disk state: empty
Empty: 1
Rewritable: 0
Appendable: 0
Sessions: 0
Tracks: 0
Layers: 1
Capacity: 510:01:29 (LBA 2295104) (4700372992 Bytes)
Remaining size: 510:01:29 (LBA 2295104) (4700372992 Bytes)
Used Size: 00:00:00 (LBA 0) (0 Bytes)
(K3bDevice::Device) /dev/sr0: GET PERFORMANCE dataLen = 72
(K3bDevice::Device) /dev/sr0: GET PERFORMANCE successful with reported length: 68
(K3bDevice::Device) /dev/sr0: Number of supported write speeds via GET PERFORMANCE: 4
(K3bDevice::Device) /dev/sr0 : 4234 KB/s
(K3bDevice::Device) /dev/sr0 : 2822 KB/s
(K3bDevice::Device) /dev/sr0 : 1764 KB/s
(K3bDevice::Device) /dev/sr0 Invalid DVD speed: 706 KB/s
removing udi /org/freedesktop/Hal/devices/volume_empty_dvd_plus_r

Google doesnt help... any ideas please???

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Re: Cant get to burn cd's or dvd's

Postby lagagnon » Tue Jul 28, 2009 10:06 am

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K3bDevice::Device) /dev/sr0: READ DVD STRUCTURE length det failed
DiskInfo:
Mediatype: DVD+R
Current Profile: DVD+R
Disk state: empty


I assume you have valid, quality media in the player when you attempt to burn - because your DVD player is not seeing it, according to the above error messages. I would try some more expensive media - if that fails you probably have a faulty optical drive.


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