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[ale] cdrdao read/write???




  I used to use dd exclusively until I had some CD's rip in correctly.  I
was later told it was because of multi-session or something.  I hadn't
ripped any in a long time and have forgotten the original arguement, but
that's why I was giving a look at cdrdao.

Thus spake James Sumners (james at sumners.ath.cx):

> generally a simple 'dd if=/dev/<cdrom_device> of=tmp.iso' will do the trick. if
> you have bad sectors on the cd (not copy protection) you might want to set the
> read ahead on the device up a bit (something like 'echo file_readahead:2000000 >
> /proc/ide/<cdrom_device>/settings' should do the trick) and ignoring errors like
> so: 'dd conv=noerror if=/dev/<cdrom_device> of=tmp.iso'
> 
> then you can burn away with cdrecord
> 
> On Tue, 17 Dec 2002 20:39:37 -0500
> "Robert L. Harris" <Robert.L.Harris at rdlg.net> wrote:
> 
> > 
> > 
> > This one is a filesystem dump of some mpeg and digital photos.  After a
> > recent "oops" by my son I'm backing up all my CD's though and putting
> > originals in safe places so I'll be doing Office and 2K, all my Debian
> > CD's etc.
> > 
> > 
> > Thus spake Geoffrey (esoteric at 3times25.net):
> > 
> > > I don't use cdrdao.  Are these audio or data?
> > > 
> > > I use cdparanoia to pull the goods off and cdrecord to create the new 
> > > disk.  Here's a nice link for this kind of stuff:
> > > 
> > > http://hgriggs.vafind.com/cdcopying.html
> > > 
> > > Robert L. Harris wrote:
> > > >
> > > >  Trying to backup some of my CD's before my kids get to them.  
> > > >
> > > >I pop the CD in the drive execute "cdrdao read pic-cd.cue" and it 
> > > >writes out my data.bin. 
> > > >
> > > >Pop in the blank and execute "cdrdao write pic-cd.cue" and it fails
> > > >with:
> > > >
> > > >ERROR: pic-cd.cue:1: Illegal token: C
> > > >
> > > >Line 1 just says "CDROM"... 
> > > >
> > > >Is there a better way do do this?  I'd like to keep the critical images
> > > >on the raid array where I can re-burn if needed.
> > > >
> > > >
> > > >
> > > >:wq!
> > > >---------------------------------------------------------------------------
> > > >Robert L. Harris                     | PGP Key ID: FC96D405
> > > >                               
> > > >DISCLAIMER:
> > > >      These are MY OPINIONS ALONE.  I speak for no-one else.
> > > >FYI:
> > > > perl -e 'print $i=pack(c5,(41*2),sqrt(7056),(unpack(c,H)-2),oct(115),10);'
> > > >
> > > 
> > > -- 
> > > Until later: Geoffrey		esoteric at 3times25.net
> > > 
> > > The latest, most widespread virus?  Microsoft end user agreement.
> > > Think about it...
> > > 
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> > 
> > 
> > :wq!
> > ---------------------------------------------------------------------------
> > Robert L. Harris                     | PGP Key ID: FC96D405
> >                                
> > DISCLAIMER:
> >       These are MY OPINIONS ALONE.  I speak for no-one else.
> > FYI:
> >  perl -e 'print $i=pack(c5,(41*2),sqrt(7056),(unpack(c,H)-2),oct(115),10);'
> > 
> > 
> 
> 
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:wq!
---------------------------------------------------------------------------
Robert L. Harris                     | PGP Key ID: FC96D405
                               
DISCLAIMER:
      These are MY OPINIONS ALONE.  I speak for no-one else.
FYI:
 perl -e 'print $i=pack(c5,(41*2),sqrt(7056),(unpack(c,H)-2),oct(115),10);'


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