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SubjectRe: DVD-RAM errors (was: DVD-RAM crashing system)
Alan Cox wrote (on Mon, Aug 04, 2003 at 02:00:04PM +0100):
> On Llu, 2003-08-04 at 04:47, Nachman Yaakov Ziskind wrote:
> > command like 'tar cvf /dev/scd0 my-files', the machine hangs for a couple
> > of seconds, writes nothing to DVD, and I get these errors:
> >
> > Aug 3 13:40:08 gemach kernel: Current sd0b:00: sense key Data Protect
> > Aug 3 13:40:08 gemach kernel: I/O error: dev 0b:00, sector 4
> > Aug 3 13:40:08 gemach kernel: SCSI cdrom error : host 2 channel 0 id 0 lun
> > 0 return code = 28000000
> Your drive rejected the command.

Well, ok, but *why*? In particular, why now, when this worked under 2.14.18-4,
with the appropriate ide-scsi module? I'd been doing backups to this drive for
months. I have lots of DVD's with tar data on them. I've done restores in the

To keep a long story from getting longer, is there a way out of this mess
(short of buying another drive)?


Nachman Yaakov Ziskind, EA, LLM
Attorney and Counselor-at-Law
Economic Group Pension Services
Actuaries and Employee Benefit Consultants
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