Burn Process failed - illegal disc. Help!

Hi, im having this problem : I try to burn a DVD-video and before it starts burning, it throws me the message “burn process failed”, and I see above and it says illegal disc… So if someone can please help me. Here is my log.

Windows XP 5.1
IA32
WinAspi: File ‘Wnaspi32.dll’: Ver=4.71 (0001), size=45056 bytes, created 28/05/2003 06:53:46 p.m.
ahead WinASPI: File ‘C:\Archivos de programa\Ahead\Nero\Wnaspi32.dll’: Ver=2.0.1.74, size=164112 bytes, created 02/11/2004 12:54:32 p.m.

NT-SPTI used
Nero Version: 6.6.1.4
Internal Version: 6, 6, 1, 4d

Recorder: <SONY DVD RW DW-U14A> Version: 1.0c - HA 1 TA 0 - 6.6.1.4
Adapter driver: <IDE> HA 1
Drive buffer : 8192kB
Bus Type : default (0) -> ATAPI, detected: ?
CD-ROM: <SONY DVD RW DW-U14A >Version: 1.0c - HA 1 TA 0 - 6.6.1.4
Adapter driver: <IDE> HA 1

=== Scsi-Device-Map ===
DiskPeripheral : WDC WD400BB-00DEA0 atapi Port 0 ID 0 DMA: On
CdRomPeripheral : SONY DVD RW DW-U14A atapi Port 0 ID 1 DMA: On

=== CDRom-Device-Map ===
SONY DVD RW DW-U14A E: CDRom0

AutoRun : 1
Excluded drive IDs:
WriteBufferSize: 38797312 (0) Byte
ShowDrvBufStat : 0
BUFE : 0
Physical memory : 238MB (244460kB)
Free physical memory: 82MB (84824kB)
Memory in use : 65 %
Uncached PFiles: 0x0
Use Inquiry : 1
Global Bus Type: default (0)
Check supported media : Disabled (0)

18.2.2006
UDF/ISO compilation
08:03:52 a.m. #1 Phase 112 File dlgbrnst.cpp, Line 1685
DVD-Video files reallocation started

08:03:52 a.m. #2 Phase 114 File dlgbrnst.cpp, Line 1685
DVD-Video files reallocation completed (no file modified)

08:03:52 a.m. #3 Text 0 File Isodoc.cpp, Line 6475
UDF document burn settings
------------------------------------------
Determine maximum speed : FALSE
Simulate : FALSE
Write : TRUE
Finalize CD : TRUE
Multisession : FALSE
Burning mode : DAO
Mode : 1
UDF Mode : UDF/ISO bridge
UDF Options : automatic
UDF Revision : 1.02
UDF Partition Type : physical
ISO Level : 2 (Max. of 31 chars)
Character set : ISO 9660
Joliet : FALSE
Allow pathdepth more than 8 directories : TRUE
Allow more than 255 characters in path : TRUE
Write ISO9660 ;1 file extensions : TRUE

08:03:53 a.m. #4 Phase 111 File dlgbrnst.cpp, Line 1685
DVD-Video files sorted

08:03:53 a.m. #5 Text 0 File ThreadedTransfer.cpp, Line 531
ReadBuffer-Pipe got 37888KB of Memory

08:03:53 a.m. #6 Text 0 File Reader.cpp, Line 124
Reader running

08:03:53 a.m. #7 ISO9660GEN -11 File geniso.cpp, Line 3312
First writeable address = 0 (0x00000000)

08:03:53 a.m. #8 ISO9660GEN -11 File geniso.cpp, Line 3312
First writeable address = 0 (0x00000000)

08:03:53 a.m. #9 Text 0 File Burncd.cpp, Line 3305
Turn on Disc-At-Once, using DVD media

08:03:53 a.m. #10 Text 0 File DlgWaitCD.cpp, Line 281
Last possible write address on media: 2298495 (510:46.45, 4489MB)
Last address to be written: 24159 ( 5:22.09, 47MB)

08:03:53 a.m. #11 Text 0 File DlgWaitCD.cpp, Line 293
Write in overburning mode: NO (enabled: CD)

08:03:53 a.m. #12 Text 0 File DlgWaitCD.cpp, Line 2612
Recorder: SONY DVD RW DW-U14A, Media type: DVD-RW
Disc Manufacturer: CMCW03 -
Disc Application Code: 2, Disc Physical Code: 214

08:03:53 a.m. #13 Text 0 File DlgWaitCD.cpp, Line 459
>>> Protocol of DlgWaitCD activities: <<<
=========================================

08:03:53 a.m. #14 Text 0 File ThreadedTransferInterface.cpp, Line 847
Setup items (after recorder preparation)
0: TRM_DATA_MODE1 ()
2 indices, index0 (150) not provided
original disc pos #0 + 24160 (24160) = #24160/5:22.10
relocatable, disc pos for caching/writing not required/ required, no patch infos
-> TRM_DATA_MODE1, 2048, config 0, wanted index0 0 blocks, length 24160 blocks [SONY DVD RW DW-U14A]
--------------------------------------------------------------

08:03:54 a.m. #15 Text 0 File ThreadedTransferInterface.cpp, Line 1059
Prepare recorder [SONY DVD RW DW-U14A] for write in CUE-sheet-DAO
DAO infos:
==========
MCN: “”
TOCType: 0x00; Session Closed, disc fixated
Tracks 1 to 1:
1: TRM_DATA_MODE1, 2048/0x00, FilePos 0 0 49479680, ISRC “”
DAO layout:
===========
Start|Track|Idx|CtrlAdr|RecDep_____
0 | lead-in | 0 | 0x41 | 0x00
0 | 1 | 0 | 0x41 | 0x00
0 | 1 | 1 | 0x41 | 0x00
24160 | lead-out | 1 | 0x41 | 0x00

08:03:54 a.m. #16 Text 0 File SCSIPassThrough.cpp, Line 38
SPTILockVolume - completed successfully for FCTL_LOCK_VOLUME

08:03:54 a.m. #17 Text 0 File SCSIPassThrough.cpp, Line 83
SPTIDismountVolume - completed successfully for FSCTL_DISMOUNT_VOLUME

08:03:54 a.m. #18 Phase 24 File dlgbrnst.cpp, Line 1685
Caching of files started

08:03:54 a.m. #19 Text 0 File Burncd.cpp, Line 4145
Cache writing successful.

08:03:54 a.m. #20 Phase 25 File dlgbrnst.cpp, Line 1685
Caching of files completed

08:03:54 a.m. #21 Phase 36 File dlgbrnst.cpp, Line 1685
Burn process started at 2x (2.770 KB/s)

08:03:54 a.m. #22 Text 0 File ThreadedTransferInterface.cpp, Line 2685
Verifying disc position of item 0 (relocatable, disc pos, no patch infos, orig at #0): write at #0

08:03:54 a.m. #23 Text 0 File DVDR.cpp, Line 2707
Recording mode: Sequential Recording Mode

08:03:54 a.m. #24 Text 0 File DVDR.cpp, Line 2863
Start write address at LBA 0
DVD high compatibility mode: Yes

08:03:54 a.m. #25 Text 0 File Cdrdrv.cpp, Line 8647
---- DVD Structure: Physical Format Information (00h) ----
Media Type: 0, Layer: 0, Address: 0 (0 h), AGID: 0; Length: 2050
Book Type: DVD-RW (3), Part Version: - (3)
Disc Size: 120 mm, Maximum Rate: 10.08 Mbps (2 h)
Number of Layers: 1, Track Path: Parallel Track Path (PTP), Layer Type: recordable
Linear Density: 0,267 um/bit, Track Density: 0,74 um/track
Starting Physical Sector Number of Data Area: 30000 h (DVD-ROM, DVD-R/-RW, DVD+R/+RW)
End Physical Sector Number of Data Area: 0 h
End Sector Number in Layer 0: 0 h (LBN: FFFD0000 h, 4193920 MB)
Data in Burst Cutting Area (BCA) does not exist
Start sector number of the current Border-Out: 0 h
Start sector number of the next Border-In: 0 h
Media Specific [16…63]:
00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 - 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 …
00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 - 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 …
00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 - 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 …

08:03:54 a.m. #26 SPTI -1046 File SCSIPassThrough.cpp, Line 289
E: CdRom0: SCSIStatus(x02) WinError(0) NeroError(-1046)
Sense Key: 0x05 (KEY_ILLEGAL_REQUEST)
Sense Code: 0x30
Sense Qual: 0x08
CDB Data: 0x53 00 00 00 00 00 00 5E 60 00 00 00
Sense Area: 0x70 00 05 00 00 00 00 12 00 00 00 00 30 08

08:03:54 a.m. #27 CDR -1046 File ThreadedTransferInterface.cpp, Line 1799
Illegal disc
E: SONY DVD RW DW-U14A

08:03:54 a.m. #28 TRANSFER -27 File ThreadedTransferInterface.cpp, Line 1799
Could not perform start of Disc-at-once

08:03:54 a.m. #29 Phase 38 File dlgbrnst.cpp, Line 1685
Burn process failed at 2x (2.770 KB/s)

Existing drivers:
File ‘Drivers\ASPI32.SYS’: Ver=4.71 (0001), size=17005 bytes, created 28/05/2003 06:53:46 p.m.
File ‘Drivers\PXHELP20.SYS’: Ver=2.03.12a, size=20576 bytes, created 16/02/2006 04:53:36 p.m. (Prassi/Veritas driver for win 2K)

Registry Keys:
HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\WinLogon\AllocateCDROMs : 0 (Security Option)

Here is my new logfile, after doing the update software of the sony DVD-wr dw-u14A to a DRU-510A, but I still get the problem.

Windows XP 5.1
IA32
WinAspi: File ‘Wnaspi32.dll’: Ver=4.71 (0001), size=45056 bytes, created 28/05/2003 06:53:46 p.m.
ahead WinASPI: File ‘C:\Archivos de programa\Ahead\Nero\Wnaspi32.dll’: Ver=2.0.1.74, size=164112 bytes, created 02/11/2004 12:54:32 p.m.

NT-SPTI used
Nero Version: 6.6.1.4
Internal Version: 6, 6, 1, 4d

Recorder: <SONY DVD RW DRU-510A> Version: 1.1a - HA 1 TA 0 - 6.6.1.4
Adapter driver: <IDE> HA 1
Drive buffer : 8192kB
Bus Type : default (0) -> ATAPI, detected: ?
CD-ROM: <SONY DVD RW DRU-510A >Version: 1.1a - HA 1 TA 0 - 6.6.1.4
Adapter driver: <IDE> HA 1

=== Scsi-Device-Map ===
DiskPeripheral : WDC WD400BB-00DEA0 atapi Port 0 ID 0 DMA: On
CdRomPeripheral : SONY DVD RW DRU-510A atapi Port 0 ID 1 DMA: On

=== CDRom-Device-Map ===
SONY DVD RW DRU-510A E: CDRom0

AutoRun : 1
Excluded drive IDs:
WriteBufferSize: 38797312 (0) Byte
ShowDrvBufStat : 0
BUFE : 0
Physical memory : 238MB (244460kB)
Free physical memory: 80MB (82924kB)
Memory in use : 66 %
Uncached PFiles: 0x0
Use Inquiry : 1
Global Bus Type: default (0)
Check supported media : Disabled (0)

18.2.2006
UDF/ISO compilation
03:21:29 p.m. #1 Phase 112 File dlgbrnst.cpp, Line 1685
DVD-Video files reallocation started

03:21:29 p.m. #2 Phase 114 File dlgbrnst.cpp, Line 1685
DVD-Video files reallocation completed (no file modified)

03:21:29 p.m. #3 Text 0 File Isodoc.cpp, Line 6475
UDF document burn settings
------------------------------------------
Determine maximum speed : FALSE
Simulate : FALSE
Write : TRUE
Finalize CD : TRUE
Multisession : FALSE
Burning mode : DAO
Mode : 1
UDF Mode : UDF/ISO bridge
UDF Options : automatic
UDF Revision : 1.02
UDF Partition Type : physical
ISO Level : 2 (Max. of 31 chars)
Character set : ISO 9660
Joliet : FALSE
Allow pathdepth more than 8 directories : TRUE
Allow more than 255 characters in path : TRUE
Write ISO9660 ;1 file extensions : TRUE

03:21:29 p.m. #4 Phase 111 File dlgbrnst.cpp, Line 1685
DVD-Video files sorted

03:21:29 p.m. #5 Text 0 File ThreadedTransfer.cpp, Line 531
ReadBuffer-Pipe got 37888KB of Memory

03:21:29 p.m. #6 Text 0 File Reader.cpp, Line 124
Reader running

03:21:29 p.m. #7 ISO9660GEN -11 File geniso.cpp, Line 3312
First writeable address = 0 (0x00000000)

03:21:29 p.m. #8 ISO9660GEN -11 File geniso.cpp, Line 3312
First writeable address = 0 (0x00000000)

03:21:29 p.m. #9 Text 0 File Burncd.cpp, Line 3305
Turn on Disc-At-Once, using DVD media

03:21:30 p.m. #10 Text 0 File DlgWaitCD.cpp, Line 281
Last possible write address on media: 2298495 (510:46.45, 4489MB)
Last address to be written: 24159 ( 5:22.09, 47MB)

03:21:30 p.m. #11 Text 0 File DlgWaitCD.cpp, Line 293
Write in overburning mode: NO (enabled: CD)

03:21:30 p.m. #12 Text 0 File DlgWaitCD.cpp, Line 2612
Recorder: SONY DVD RW DRU-510A, Media type: DVD-RW
Disc Manufacturer: CMCW03 -
Disc Application Code: 2, Disc Physical Code: 214

03:21:30 p.m. #13 Text 0 File DlgWaitCD.cpp, Line 459
>>> Protocol of DlgWaitCD activities: <<<
=========================================

03:21:30 p.m. #14 Text 0 File ThreadedTransferInterface.cpp, Line 847
Setup items (after recorder preparation)
0: TRM_DATA_MODE1 ()
2 indices, index0 (150) not provided
original disc pos #0 + 24160 (24160) = #24160/5:22.10
relocatable, disc pos for caching/writing not required/ required, no patch infos
-> TRM_DATA_MODE1, 2048, config 0, wanted index0 0 blocks, length 24160 blocks [SONY DVD RW DRU-510A]
--------------------------------------------------------------

03:21:30 p.m. #15 Text 0 File ThreadedTransferInterface.cpp, Line 1059
Prepare recorder [SONY DVD RW DRU-510A] for write in CUE-sheet-DAO
DAO infos:
==========
MCN: “”
TOCType: 0x00; Session Closed, disc fixated
Tracks 1 to 1:
1: TRM_DATA_MODE1, 2048/0x00, FilePos 0 0 49479680, ISRC “”
DAO layout:
===========
Start|Track|Idx|CtrlAdr|RecDep_____
0 | lead-in | 0 | 0x41 | 0x00
0 | 1 | 0 | 0x41 | 0x00
0 | 1 | 1 | 0x41 | 0x00
24160 | lead-out | 1 | 0x41 | 0x00

03:21:30 p.m. #16 Text 0 File SCSIPassThrough.cpp, Line 38
SPTILockVolume - completed successfully for FCTL_LOCK_VOLUME

03:21:30 p.m. #17 Text 0 File SCSIPassThrough.cpp, Line 83
SPTIDismountVolume - completed successfully for FSCTL_DISMOUNT_VOLUME

03:21:30 p.m. #18 Phase 24 File dlgbrnst.cpp, Line 1685
Caching of files started

03:21:30 p.m. #19 Text 0 File Burncd.cpp, Line 4145
Cache writing successful.

03:21:30 p.m. #20 Phase 25 File dlgbrnst.cpp, Line 1685
Caching of files completed

03:21:30 p.m. #21 Phase 36 File dlgbrnst.cpp, Line 1685
Burn process started at 2x (2.770 KB/s)

03:21:30 p.m. #22 Text 0 File ThreadedTransferInterface.cpp, Line 2685
Verifying disc position of item 0 (relocatable, disc pos, no patch infos, orig at #0): write at #0

03:21:30 p.m. #23 Text 0 File DVDR.cpp, Line 2707
Recording mode: Sequential Recording Mode

03:21:30 p.m. #24 Text 0 File DVDR.cpp, Line 2863
Start write address at LBA 0
DVD high compatibility mode: Yes

03:21:30 p.m. #25 Text 0 File Cdrdrv.cpp, Line 8647
---- DVD Structure: Physical Format Information (00h) ----
Media Type: 0, Layer: 0, Address: 0 (0 h), AGID: 0; Length: 2050
Book Type: DVD-RW (3), Part Version: - (3)
Disc Size: 120 mm, Maximum Rate: 10.08 Mbps (2 h)
Number of Layers: 1, Track Path: Parallel Track Path (PTP), Layer Type: recordable
Linear Density: 0,267 um/bit, Track Density: 0,74 um/track
Starting Physical Sector Number of Data Area: 30000 h (DVD-ROM, DVD-R/-RW, DVD+R/+RW)
End Physical Sector Number of Data Area: 0 h
End Sector Number in Layer 0: 0 h (LBN: FFFD0000 h, 4193920 MB)
Data in Burst Cutting Area (BCA) does not exist
Start sector number of the current Border-Out: 0 h
Start sector number of the next Border-In: 0 h
Media Specific [16…63]:
00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 - 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 …
00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 - 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 …
00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 - 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 …

03:21:30 p.m. #26 SPTI -1046 File SCSIPassThrough.cpp, Line 289
E: CdRom0: SCSIStatus(x02) WinError(0) NeroError(-1046)
Sense Key: 0x05 (KEY_ILLEGAL_REQUEST)
Sense Code: 0x30
Sense Qual: 0x08
CDB Data: 0x53 00 00 00 00 00 00 5E 60 00 00 00
Sense Area: 0x70 00 05 00 00 00 00 12 00 00 00 00 30 08

03:21:30 p.m. #27 CDR -1046 File ThreadedTransferInterface.cpp, Line 1799
Illegal disc
E: SONY DVD RW DRU-510A

03:21:30 p.m. #28 TRANSFER -27 File ThreadedTransferInterface.cpp, Line 1799
Could not perform start of Disc-at-once

03:21:31 p.m. #29 Phase 38 File dlgbrnst.cpp, Line 1685
Burn process failed at 2x (2.770 KB/s)

Existing drivers:
File ‘Drivers\ASPI32.SYS’: Ver=4.71 (0001), size=17005 bytes, created 28/05/2003 06:53:46 p.m.
File ‘Drivers\PXHELP20.SYS’: Ver=2.03.12a, size=20576 bytes, created 16/02/2006 04:53:36 p.m. (Prassi/Veritas driver for win 2K)

Registry Keys:
HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\WinLogon\AllocateCDROMs : 0 (Security Option)

Hi Pakman,

Which DVD are you trying to back-up … name of it?
Are you going directly from your Original to the Back-Up without Decrypting it!?!?!