On Mon, Nov 17, 2003 at 04:13:25PM -0600, Marc Wiz wrote: > On Mon, Nov 17, 2003 at 11:17:37PM +0000, Stefan A. Deutscher wrote: > > On Mon, Nov 17, 2003 at 12:26:11AM +0000, Stefan A. Deutscher wrote: > > > Hi all, > > > > > > just got an ATAPI LG 4040 multiwriter (CD-R/RW, DVD+/-R,+/-RW, and > > > DVD-RAM) and wish to use it on FreeBSD 5.1. While still having to > > > configure the system to address it in UDMA rather than PIO 4 mode, it > > > installed fine. Reading and writing CDs in all possible variations works > > > fine with burncd. Yet many of my scripts are written for cdrecord, so > > > I'd rather stick with that tool instead of learing yet another one. > > > Any hints are much appreciated. > > Stuff deleted. > > > > > > > > To add one more to the list of hints: It seems that FBSD disables the > > 'eject' button on the DVD unit, that is, I cannot unload a DVD+/-RW w/o > > a reboot. Any thoughts on that one would be appreciated, too. > > > > Stefan, > > have you verified that you have unmounted the file system for the > DVD before pressing the eject button?
Yup, I did. It seems that, once it has mounted something via /dev/acd0 it does not want to give it away anymore. However, rebuilding the kernel with the atapicam device fixed things: I can use camcontrol, I can use the eject button, and, best of all, I can actually label, newfs and use the disk. Cheers, Stefan > > Also check out the man page for camcontrol. It has eject functionality. > > Marc > > -- > Marc Wiz > [EMAIL PROTECTED] > Yes, that really is my last name. > _______________________________________________ > [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list > http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions > To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]" -- ============================================================================ Stefan A. Deutscher | (+1-423-) voice fax The University of Tennessee, Knoxville | UTK : 974-7838 974-7843 Department of Physics and Astronomy | ORNL : 574-5897 574-1118 401, A. H. Nielsen Building | home : 522-7845 522-7845 Knoxville, T.N. 37996-1200, USA | email: [EMAIL PROTECTED] ============================================================================ _______________________________________________ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"