I have the following CDRW/DVD combo drive :
Cdrecord-Clone 2.01a34 (i686-pc-linux-gnu) Copyright (C) 1995-2004 Jg
NOTE: this version of cdrecord is an inofficial (modified) release of
and thus may have bugs that are not present in the original version.
Please send bug reports and support requests to
< XXXX@XXXXX.COM >.
The original author should not be bothered with problems of this
Linux sg driver version: 3.5.31
Using libscg version 'schily-0.8'.
0,0,0 0) 'QSI ' 'CDRW/DVD SBW242U' 'UU30' Removable CD-ROM
0,1,0 1) *
0,2,0 2) *
0,3,0 3) *
0,4,0 4) *
0,5,0 5) *
0,6,0 6) *
0,7,0 7) *
From lsmod :
Module Size Used by
sg 35744 0
sd_mod 21504 0
ohci1394 36868 0
pciehp 97804 0
pci_hotplug 35644 1 pciehp
sr_mod 18980 0
ide_scsi 18436 0
scsi_mod 84792 4 sg,sd_mod,sr_mod,ide_scsi
ide_cd 43012 0
cdrom 40736 2 sr_mod,ide_cd
From /etc/modules :
#Added 9/15/2004 (Madhusudan Singh)
Entries from /dev :
brw-rw---- 1 root cdrom 11, 0 Mar 23 16:49 /dev/scd0
lrwxrwxrwx 1 root cdrom 4 May 4 08:52 /dev/sr0 -> scd0
lrwxr-xr-x 1 root cdrom 4 Sep 15 14:08 /dev/cdrom -> scd0
From /etc/fstab :
/dev/cdrom /mnt/cdrom udf,iso9660 noauto,owner,user,ro 0 0
And I do have hdc=ide-scsi in my /boot/grub/menu.lst (appended to the kernel
When I try to list devices in k3b configure>devices, it shows only the
reader at (0,0,0). When I try to add the writer at /dev/scd0, I get the
Could not find an additional device at /dev/scd0
An attempt to burn an iso image fails as the "start" button is deactivated
and no burning device is selectable.
I might mention at this stage that xcdroast works perfectly.
I have worked with k3b in the past (it was a different kernel, a different
time) with this hardware (a moot point since xcdroast works fine).
Any suggestions to get k3b to work would be welcome. I greatly prefer its