[mythtv-users] Writing a dual layer DVD+R DL disk

Karl Hegbloom karlheg at gmail.com
Mon Mar 5 17:12:24 UTC 2007

On Sun, 2007-03-04 at 20:42 +0000, Mark Smith wrote:
> Also, my specifying -speed=1 seemed to make no difference - it went back to
> writing at 2.5x speed, which may be the issue as the media is only rated at
> 2.4x speed. The really odd thing is that dvd+rw-mediainfo indicates the drive
> is capable of 6.1x, 5.1x, 4.1x, 3.1x, 2.0x and 1.0x write speeds, yet
> growisofs claimed it was writing at 2.5x speed.

Perhaps using 'setcd' to change the speed will work better?  I assume
that setting the read speed also affects the write speed.  Is that not

Karl Hegbloom <karlheg at gmail.com>

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