DVD-RW cannot be formatted or blanked [SOLVED]

Markus Huber humarfedoralists at yahoo.de
Sun Dec 18 17:34:34 UTC 2005

CodeHeads schrieb:

> Make sure the cd is *not* mounted. I ran into that same problem when it
> is mounted.

Great! Thanks a lot, that did it.

For the record:

[markus at fc4 ~]$ umount /dev/hdc
[markus at fc4 ~]$ dvd+rw-format -blank /dev/hdc
* DVD\uffffRW/-RAM format utility by <appro at fy.chalmers.se>, version 4.10.
* 4.7GB DVD-RW media in Sequential mode detected.
* blanking 100.0%


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