[LAU] CD ROM Problem

Pedro Lopez-Cabanillas pedro.lopez.cabanillas at gmail.com
Mon Sep 19 18:19:20 UTC 2011

On Monday 19 September 2011, Bob van der Poel wrote:
> So, what in the world could be wrong?

Maybe the file names contain characters outside the usual 8-bit charset? you 
are probably using UTF-8 in your file system. Have you tried renaming the 

> I think that k3b and brasero both use cdrecord, which is a link to
> wodim. Is there an alternate burner that I could try?

Yes. That wodim or cdrkit thing is a lame fork of the original cdrtools:

cdrtools has published versions and fixed many bugs since 2006, when the fork 
happened, while the fork didn't. K3b has explicit support for the original 
cdrtools. You will probably need to compile cdrtools from sources, unless you 
change your distro.


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