[rescue] CD-RW/DVD-R on Ultra 10's?

Nemo cym224 at gmail.com
Fri Oct 30 07:55:20 CDT 2009

2009/10/29 James Hartley <jjhartley at gmail.com>:
> As I understand the folklore, the Ultra 5's & 10's were Sun's first foray
> into the PCI & IDE world, & the implementations had their issues.
> I recently replaced the CD drive on an Ultra 10 with a Plextor CD-RW/DVD-R
> drive, & reading data on CD-R discs created elsewhere has consistently been
> fine.  However, now I'm wanting to burn CD-R discs on the Ultra 10 itself.
> My first experiment didn't work with the software being unable to write the
> ISO to the disc.

I replaced the CD drive with a Pioneer DVR-107D and have no problem burning
CDs (both images and files) using XCDRoast.  (However, I have never been able
to burn a DVD because XCDRoast complains of a missing file and I have been
to lazy to investigate further.)

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