>It should work if the CD-RW is a SCSI drive. If it is IDE than you will
>have to find a driver or more likely write the driver yourself. The next
>task then is finding CD-R software for Solaris. Try www.hycd.com but it may
>run you a pretty penny as most UNIX software does.
>>I have a Ricoh CD-RW MP6200S and was wondering if it is possible to use
>>this device on a Solaris 2.6 Intel base machine. I would like to build
>>distribution cdrom's for a software package I have. I figure it all
>>else fails I can move the files to Windows 95 and master the cdrom on
>>I do not really intend to use the RW portion of the device on Solaris,
>>unless if it was support.
Cdrecord supports this drive. At least one guy at Cisco uses it too ;-)
However, IDE currently does not work because of a bug in the IDE driver
Cdrecord is free and located on ftp://ftp.fokus.gmd.de/pub/unix/cdrecord
Try the latest alpha release, it is needed to blank the RW media.
URL: http://www.fokus.gmd.de/usr/schilling ftp://ftp.fokus.gmd.de/pub/unix