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How to identify DVD recording format?

Postby cc » 2010-04-15 22:04

hi

How to identify DVD media recording format, I mean is it +R or -R media under Debian?
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Re: Identify DVD recording format

Postby julian67 » 2010-04-16 00:13

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dvd+rw-mediainfo /dev/dvd


example:
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$ dvd+rw-mediainfo /dev/sr0
INQUIRY:                [HL-DT-ST][DVDRAM GH15F    ][EG00]
GET [CURRENT] CONFIGURATION:
 Mounted Media:         1Ah, DVD+RW
 Current Write Speed:   4.0x1385=5540KB/s
 Write Speed #0:        4.0x1385=5540KB/s
 Write Speed #1:        2.4x1385=3324KB/s
GET [CURRENT] PERFORMANCE:
 Write Performance:     4.0x1385=5540KB/s@[0 -> 2295103]
 Speed Descriptor#0:    02/2295103 R@3.3x1385=4584KB/s W@4.0x1385=5540KB/s
 Speed Descriptor#1:    02/2295103 R@3.3x1385=4584KB/s W@2.4x1385=3324KB/s
READ DVD STRUCTURE[#0h]:
 Media Book Type:       00h, DVD-ROM book [revision 0]
 Media ID:              INFODISC/A10
 Legacy lead-out at:    2295104*2KB=4700372992
READ DISC INFORMATION:
 Disc status:           complete
 Number of Sessions:    1
 State of Last Session: complete
 Number of Tracks:      1
 BG Format Status:      suspended
READ FORMAT CAPACITIES:
 formatted:      2295104*2048=4700372992
 26h(0):      2295104*2048=4700372992
READ TRACK INFORMATION[#1]:
 Track State:           complete
 Track Start Address:   0*2KB
 Free Blocks:           0*2KB
 Track Size:            2295104*2KB
FABRICATED TOC:
 Track#1  :             14@0
 Track#AA :             14@2295104
 Multi-session Info:    #1@0
READ CAPACITY:          2295104*2048=4700372992
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Re: Identify DVD recording format

Postby cc » 2010-04-16 11:42

Thx, it works well, but can dvd+rw-mediainfo /dev/dvd identify a kind of protection mechanisms?
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Re: Identify DVD recording format

Postby julian67 » 2010-04-16 15:51

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man dvd+rw-mediainfo
will tell you this much quicker than asking on the board. No.
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Re: Identify DVD recording format

Postby cc » 2010-04-22 22:30

julian67 wrote:
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man dvd+rw-mediainfo
will tell you this much quicker than asking on the board. No.

under man dvd+rw-mediainfo I cannot find about a protection mechanisms.
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Re: Identify DVD recording format

Postby julian67 » 2010-04-22 22:40

That's what the "No." means in my previous post. If it's not described in the manual that's because it's not a feature.
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Re: Identify DVD recording format

Postby cc » 2010-04-23 00:39

Is it any other tool to find out the kind of protection mechanisms?
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Re: Identify DVD recording format

Postby mzilikazi » 2010-04-26 15:46

cc wrote:Is it any other tool to find out the kind of protection mechanisms?

Yes. Not completely free software but it runs quite well on Linux even though it's a beta.
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