Patch for old CD-RW and DVD drives

Danny Kukawka danny.kukawka at
Mon Aug 27 04:22:26 PDT 2007

On Donnerstag, 16. August 2007, David Castelow wrote:
> Danny,
> Just wondering if you (or anyone else active in HAL development) had any
> views on the patch I sent to the list at the beginning of August?
> It was to fix a problem with old CD-RW drives, where the disc is not
> recognised.
> In case you were concerned about the format of the attached data, I've put
> it in line this time, as it is quite short.
> The change is based on code in the equivalent file from an old version of
> Nautilus-CD-Burner, also originally by Andy Polyakov.

About how old devices do we speak? Which devices do support only MMC-1 ?


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