Did you try manually setting the speed to 4?

cdrecord -v -data -dev=0,0,0 -speed=4 blank=fast

Tom Veldhouse

----- Original Message -----
From: <rpgoldman at real-time.com>
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Sent: Tuesday, December 03, 2002 3:20 PM
Subject: [TCLUG] [Possibly OT] 4x CD-RWs unusable?

> I just picked up a spindle of 4x Memorex CD-RWs.  When I try to write
> them, cdrecord just grumbles that they're the wrong disk.  But my
> machine and CD-RW drive are pretty new, so I think it should be ok.
> Any thoughts?  Is this a cdrecord issue, or is it likely to be my
> drive?
> Thanks,
> R
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