[Gllug] Can't blank CDRW

Sarah Ewen sarah at thaum.net
Tue Apr 30 08:33:01 UTC 2002

Usually, when re-writing cdrw's, I just burn the new iso image I want to put
on the cd using cd-record as normal, but I add the "blank=fast" option.

If you have files you want to put on it, try giving that a go? Then it
should blank it before writing the iso image.

On Mon, Apr 29, 2002 at 11:35:21PM +0100, Rev Simon Rumble wrote:
> For no particularly good reason, I can't blank a CDRW.  It's a brand
> new disk, my first ever CDRW.
> I _THINK_ I'm doing everything right.  Can't see what else there is to it!
> sudo cdrecord blank=all dev=0,0,0

sarah at thaum.net

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