[syslinux] Problem with CDRW Z041

H. Peter Anvin hpa at zytor.com
Sat Aug 4 12:40:48 PDT 2007

Dragon wrote:
> Hi all, I can't boot the recent linux distro with this recorder  CDRW 4x4x32 (Z041 is firmware version suppose).
> I have this message:
> Loading initrd.img isolinux Disk error 80
> I try to change the cdrw and now I can install distribution like slackware or sabayon, but I don't know the reason of this problem.

Error 80 is "timeout, not ready"; it means your CD took too long to
reply for your BIOS' liking.


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