[rescue] Unmarked "Sony" DVD+R

Bill Bradford mrbill at mrbill.net
Sun Jan 25 21:15:04 CST 2009

On Mon, Jan 26, 2009 at 02:45:08AM +0000, Mike -- EMAIL IGNORED wrote:
> I looked around and didn't see it.
> Does anyone know which command?

Looks like "cdrecord -v atip" or something similar.

Output would look something like this: (this example taken from 

C:\Program Files\cdrtools>cdrecord -dev 1,1,0 -atip
Cdrecord 2.0 (i686-pc-cygwin) Copyright (C) 1995-2002 JC6rg Schilling
scsidev: '1,1,0'
scsibus: 1 target: 1 lun: 0
Using libscg version 'schily-0.7'
Device type : Removable CD-ROM
Version : 2
Response Format: 1
Vendor_info : 'LITE-ON '
Identifikation : 'LTR-12101B '
Revision : 'LS3J'
Device seems to be: Generic mmc CD-RW.
Using generic SCSI-3/mmc CD-R driver (mmc_cdr).
Supported modes: TAO PACKET SAO SAO/R96P SAO/R96R RAW/R96P RAW/R96R
ATIP info from disk:
Indicated writing power: 5
Is not unrestricted
Is not erasable
Disk sub type: Medium Type B, low Beta category (B-) (4)
ATIP start of lead in: -11524 (97:28/26)
ATIP start of lead out: 359849 (79:59/74)
Disk type: Short strategy type (Phthalocyanine or similar)
Manuf. index: 13
Manufacturer: Multi Media Masters & Machinary SA


Bill Bradford 
Houston, Texas

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