Re: Possible to burn CD that is readable on both Windows & Solaris?





ohaya wrote:
>
> Joerg Schilling wrote:
> >
> > In article <43D4804D.CACBEF9F@xxxxxxx>, ohaya <ohaya@xxxxxxx> wrote:
> > >Hi,
> > >
> > >I would like to burn some data CDs that will be readable on both Windows
> > >and Solaris. The files have long filenames.
> > >
> > >I've been trying to use mkisofs.exe (mkisofs 2.01-bootcd.ru
> > >(i686-pc-mingw32)) to create the .iso, and Nero to burn the .iso to CD.
> > >
> > >I've tried a number of command lines including:
> > >
> > >mkisofs -J -l -r -R -T -V %1 -allow-multidot -o %2.iso \%3
> > >
> > >where:
> > >
> > >%1 = label for CD
> > >%2 = name of .iso file
> > >%3 = directory where files are
> > >
> > >After burning the .iso with Nero, the CD is readable in Windows,
> > >including the long filenames, but it won't mount on Solaris, either
> > >using volmgt or manually.
> >
> > Did you try to use a cd-recording progrma that is known to work?
> >
> > ftp://ftp.berlios.de/pub/cdrecord/
> >
>
> Joerg,
>
> I've really been trying :(.
>
> I have both the cygwin mkisofs.exe, but I can't seem to make a CDROM
> that Solaris will even recognize. What I mean is when I put the CDROM
> into the drive on the Sun, the light blinks for a second, and that's it.
>
> I have some other CDs that someone else made, and I put them in the Sun,
> and the light comes on (not just blinks) and the CD drive spins up. I
> can then mount those other CDROMs both manually and using volmgt.
>
> For mkisofs, I've tried:
>
> mkisofs -o cd1.iso -J -R -V mylabel \CDROMDIR [to try both Solaris/Win
> compat.]
>
> mkisofs -o cd1.iso -R -V mylabel \CDROMDIR [to try just Solaris compat.]
>
> Thus far, I've been doing the burn using Nero, and I've gone through a
> pile of CDRs, with none of them mountable on Solaris, but I'm about to
> try cdrecord. If I do that, what would an appropriate command line be?
> I'm thinking something like:
>
> cdrecord -v speed=40 -dao -device=2,0,0 -eject cd1.iso
>
> (I did the -scanbus, and the CD burner looked like "2,0,0".).
>
> Does that cdrecord command like look correct?
>
> Thanks,
> Jim


Hi,

I just tried cdrecord, but again, the resulting CDROM would not mount on
my Sun Blade :(. Here's the cdrecord output:

-scanbus:

E:\'Ziptemp\cdrtools>cdrecord -scanbus
Cdrecord-Clone 2.01.01a01 (i686-pc-cygwin) Copyright (C) 1995-2004 Jörg
Schillin
g
Using libscg version 'schily-0.8'.
scsibus0:
0,0,0 0) 'ST380013' 'A ' '3.54' Disk
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) HOST ADAPTOR
scsibus1:
1,0,0 100) 'Imation ' 'IMW121032IAB ' '2.4B' Removable
CD-ROM
1,1,0 101) *
1,2,0 102) *
1,3,0 103) *
1,4,0 104) *
1,5,0 105) *
1,6,0 106) *
1,7,0 107) HOST ADAPTOR
scsibus2:
2,0,0 200) 'LITE-ON ' 'LTR-48125W ' 'VS0D' Removable
CD-ROM
2,1,0 201) *
2,2,0 202) *
2,3,0 203) *
2,4,0 204) *
2,5,0 205) *
2,6,0 206) *
2,7,0 207) HOST ADAPTOR


My attempt to burn:

E:\'Ziptemp\cdrtools>cdrecord -v speed=40 -dao dev=2,0,0 -eject cd1.iso
Cdrecord-Clone 2.01.01a01 (i686-pc-cygwin) Copyright (C) 1995-2004 Jörg
Schillin
g
TOC Type: 1 = CD-ROM
scsidev: '2,0,0'
scsibus: 2 target: 0 lun: 0
Using libscg version 'schily-0.8'.
SCSI buffer size: 64512
atapi: -1
Device type : Removable CD-ROM
Version : 0
Response Format: 2
Capabilities :
Vendor_info : 'LITE-ON '
Identifikation : 'LTR-48125W '
Revision : 'VS0D'
Device seems to be: Generic mmc CD-RW.
Current: 0x0009
Profile: 0x000A
Profile: 0x0009 (current)
Profile: 0x0008
Profile: 0x0002 (current)
Using generic SCSI-3/mmc CD-R/CD-RW driver (mmc_cdr).
Driver flags : MMC-3 SWABAUDIO BURNFREE FORCESPEED
Supported modes: TAO PACKET SAO SAO/R96P SAO/R96R RAW/R16 RAW/R96P
RAW/R96R
Drive buf size : 1422080 = 1388 KB
FIFO size : 4194304 = 4096 KB
Track 01: data 547 MB
Total size: 629 MB (62:20.48) = 280536 sectors
Lout start: 629 MB (62:22/36) = 280536 sectors
Current Secsize: 2048
ATIP info from disk:
Indicated writing power: 4
Is not unrestricted
Is not erasable
Disk sub type: Medium Type A, low Beta category (A-) (2)
ATIP start of lead in: -12508 (97:15/17)
ATIP start of lead out: 359845 (79:59/70)
Disk type: Short strategy type (Phthalocyanine or similar)
Manuf. index: 22
Manufacturer: Ritek Co.
Blocks total: 359845 Blocks current: 359845 Blocks remaining: 79309
Forcespeed is OFF.
Starting to write CD/DVD at speed 40 in real SAO mode for single
session.
Last chance to quit, starting real write 0 seconds. Operation starts.
Waiting for reader process to fill input buffer ... input buffer ready.
BURN-Free is OFF.
Performing OPC...
Sending CUE sheet...
Writing pregap for track 1 at -150
Starting new track at sector: 0
Track 01: 547 of 547 MB written (fifo 100%) [buf 97%] 38.4x.
Track 01: Total bytes read/written: 574537728/574537728 (280536
sectors).
Writing time: 156.163s
Average write speed 25.4x.
Min drive buffer fill was 95%
Fixating...
Fixating time: 2.560s
cdrecord: fifo had 9050 puts and 9050 gets.
cdrecord: fifo was 0 times empty and 6013 times full, min fill was 89%.
.