Re: PROBLEM: Plextor CD-RW hangs when reading via cdrdao/xine/mplayer and ide-scsi

Christian Axelsson (
Sun, 29 Dec 2002 23:53:05 +0100

On 29 Dec 2002 23:40:03 +0100
"Christian \"cycloon\" Gut" <> wrote:

> Hi!
> I got some problems with my IDE Burner Plextor 2410TA. Bugreport
> following:
> [1.]My IDE CD-RW drive hangs when reading a cd via cdrdao/xine/mplayer
> and ide-scsi.
> [2.]My whole system is compiled with gcc 3.2 (using gentoo). When i try
> to read CDs(especially happens with VCDs) with cdrdao, xine, mplayer or
> even vcdimager the application suddenly hangs and the CD-Drive doesn't
> stop to run and run.
> The Problem is not Hardwaredependant, cause it works fine under Knoppix
> and Windows. I think it depends on gcc > 3 as it worked before and still
> works under Knoppix.

I have an identical drive, it runs great under gentoo aswell but all programs
are compiled with gcc 3.2, but I think it's not very compiler dependent.
I run the drive as an IDE-scsi device aswell.

Christan Axelsson
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