[LAU] CD ROM Problem

fred f.rech at yahoo.fr
Mon Sep 19 04:51:32 UTC 2011

Le 19/09/2011 03:53, Bob van der Poel a écrit :
> On Sun, Sep 18, 2011 at 6:42 PM, david<gnome at hawaii.rr.com>  wrote:
>> Wild guess - is it possible that the resulting track image it's trying to
>> burn is just a song or two too long for the media you're using? Like trying
>> to fit an 80-minute track onto 70-minute media?
> I don't see that. I could be wrong of course, but I've got 22 tracks
> in total. I removed 8 and 9 from the directory and it works. The crash
> was happening at the end of track 8 (if one believes the report from
> cdrecord) ... and the total size was about 600 meg.

Hum, when you burn an audio cd the point is not the total size but the 
total duration,
to be sure you can put all your tracks inaudacity and check this !
>   I'm going to
> restore one track, try again; restore both and try; and maybe rename
> #8 to something else to force it to the end of the disk.
> But, yes, size is an issue I guess. I have no idea how cdrecord does
> allocation of space, but I assume it's from the center out just like
> tracks are when played. Allocation table overflow? Seems unlikely.
> Ideas are welcome! I feel like I'm in the twilight zone :)

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