DVR-A10XLB spitting out coasters!

After upgrading firmware to 1.39 my drive’s been failing to burn anything…

Here is my Nero log file; thanks in advance! :smiley:

Windows XP 5.1
IA32
WinAspi: File ‘Wnaspi32.dll’: Ver=4.71 (0001), size=45056 bytes, created 8/15/2002 7:03:36 AM
ahead WinASPI: File ‘D:\Program Files\Ahead
ero\Wnaspi32.dll’: Ver=2.0.1.74, size=164112 bytes, created 10/26/2004 6:35:34 PM
Nero Version: 6.6.0.13
Internal Version: 6, 6, 0, 13c
(Nero Express)
Recorder: <PIONEER DVD-RW DVR-110> Version: 1.39 - HA 1 TA 0 - 6.6.0.13
Adapter driver: <IdeChnDr> HA 1
Drive buffer : 2000kB
Bus Type : via Inquiry data (1) -> ATAPI, detected: ATAPI
Connected to MMC as unknown drive with class-nr : 1
Drive is autodetected - recorder class: Std. MMC recorder
CD-ROM: <PIONEER DVD-RW DVR-110 >Version: 1.39 - HA 1 TA 0 - 6.6.0.13
Adapter driver: <IdeChnDr> HA 1

=== Scsi-Device-Map ===
DiskPeripheral : WDC WD400BB-00AUA1 IdeChnDr Port 0 ID 0 DMA: On
DiskPeripheral : ST380011A IdeChnDr Port 0 ID 1 DMA: Off
CdRomPeripheral : PIONEER DVD-RW DVR-110 IdeChnDr Port 1 ID 0 DMA: On
CdRomPeripheral : PLEXTOR CD-R PX-W1210A IdeChnDr Port 1 ID 1 DMA: Off
CdRomPeripheral : AXV CD/DVD-ROM 2.2a a347scsi Port 2 ID 0 DMA: Off

=== CDRom-Device-Map ===
PIONEER DVD-RW DVR-110 F: CDRom0
PLEXTOR CD-R PX-W1210A H: CDRom1
AXV CD/DVD-ROM L: CDRom2

AutoRun : 1
Excluded drive IDs:
WriteBufferSize: 74448896 (0) Byte
ShowDrvBufStat : 0
BUFE : 0
Physical memory : 511MB (523740kB)
Free physical memory: 121MB (124580kB)
Memory in use : 76 %
Uncached PFiles: 0x0
Use Inquiry : 1
Global Bus Type: default (0)
Check supported media : Disabled (0)

3.4.2006
Burn DVD Image
7:36:02 PM #1 Text 0 File Reader.cpp, Line 127
Reader running

7:36:02 PM #2 Text 0 File Writer.cpp, Line 122
Writer PIONEER DVD-RW DVR-110 running

7:36:02 PM #3 Text 0 File Burncd.cpp, Line 3167
Turn on Disc-At-Once, using DVD media

7:36:02 PM #4 Text 0 File DlgWaitCD.cpp, Line 260
Last possible write address on media: 2298495 (510:46.45, 4489MB)
Last address to be written: 476661 (105:55.36, 930MB)

7:36:02 PM #5 Text 0 File DlgWaitCD.cpp, Line 272
Write in overburning mode: NO (enabled: CD)

7:36:02 PM #6 Text 0 File DlgWaitCD.cpp, Line 2339
Recorder: PIONEER DVD-RW DVR-110, Media type: DVD-R
Disc Manufacturer: TYG02 -
Disc Application Code: 64, Disc Physical Code: 193

7:36:02 PM #7 Text 0 File DlgWaitCD.cpp, Line 438
>>> Protocol of DlgWaitCD activities: <<<
=========================================

7:36:02 PM #8 Text 0 File ThreadedTransferInterface.cpp, Line 830
Setup items (after recorder preparation)
0: TRM_DATA_MODE1 (2 - CD-ROM Mode 1, ISO 9660)
2 indices, index0 (150) not provided
original disc pos #0 + 476662 (476662) = #476662/105:55.37
not relocatable, disc pos for caching/writing not required/not required, no patch infos
-> TRM_DATA_MODE1, 2048, config 0, wanted index0 0 blocks, length 476662 blocks [PIONEER DVD-RW DVR-110]
--------------------------------------------------------------

7:36:02 PM #9 Text 0 File ThreadedTransferInterface.cpp, Line 1043
Prepare recorder [PIONEER DVD-RW DVR-110] 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 976203776, ISRC “”
DAO layout:
===========
Start|Track|Idx|CtrlAdr|RecDep_____
0 | lead-in | 0 | 0x41 | 0x00
0 | 1 | 0 | 0x41 | 0x00
0 | 1 | 1 | 0x41 | 0x00
476662 | lead-out | 1 | 0x41 | 0x00

7:36:02 PM #10 Phase 24 File dlgbrnst.cpp, Line 1832
Caching of files started

7:36:02 PM #11 Text 0 File Burncd.cpp, Line 4051
Cache writing successful.

7:36:02 PM #12 Phase 25 File dlgbrnst.cpp, Line 1832
Caching of files completed

7:36:02 PM #13 Phase 36 File dlgbrnst.cpp, Line 1832
Burn process started at 4x (5,540 KB/s)

7:36:03 PM #14 Text 0 File ThreadedTransferInterface.cpp, Line 2609
Verifying disc position of item 0 (not relocatable, no disc pos, no patch infos, orig at #0): write at #0

7:36:03 PM #15 Text 0 File DVDR.cpp, Line 2267
Recording mode: Sequential Recording Mode

7:36:03 PM #16 Text 0 File Mmc.cpp, Line 21469
Set BUFE: Buffer underrun protection -> ON

7:36:03 PM #17 Text 0 File DVDR.cpp, Line 2421
Start write address at LBA 0
DVD high compatibility mode: Yes

7:36:03 PM #18 Text 0 File Cdrdrv.cpp, Line 8438
---- DVD Structure: Physical Format Information (00h) ----
Layer: 0, Address: 0 (0 h), AGID: 0; Length: 2050
Book Type: DVD-R (2), Part Version: 5
Disc Size: 120 mm, Maximum Rate: <not specified> (F 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 …

7:36:05 PM #19 Text 0 File Cdrdrv.cpp, Line 1288
19:36:05.294 - PIONEER DVD-RW DVR-110\H1 T0 : Queue again later

7:36:23 PM #20 SCSI -1128 File Cdrdrv.cpp, Line 1436
SCSI Exec, HA 1, TA 0, LUN 0, buffer 0x06510000
Status: 0x04 (0x01, SCSI_ERR)
HA-Status 0x00 (0x00, OK)
TA-Status 0x02 (0x01, SCSI_TASTATUS_CHKCOND)
Sense Key: 0x03 (KEY_MEDIUM_ERROR)
Sense Code: 0x11
Sense Qual: 0x05
CDB Data: 0x2A 0x00 0x00 0x00 0x03 0x00 0x00 0x00 0x20 0x00 0x00 0x00
Sense Data: 0x71 0x00 0x03 0xFF 0xFF 0x04 0x50 0x0E
0x00 0x00 0x00 0x00 0x11 0x05

7:36:23 PM #21 CDR -1128 File Writer.cpp, Line 311
Unrecoverable read error

7:36:23 PM #22 Text 0 File ThreadedTransfer.cpp, Line 228
all writers idle, stopping conversion

7:36:23 PM #23 Text 0 File ThreadedTransfer.cpp, Line 222
conversion idle, stopping reader

7:36:24 PM #24 Text 0 File DVDR.cpp, Line 2658
EndDAO: Last written address was 767

7:36:24 PM #25 Phase 38 File dlgbrnst.cpp, Line 1832
Burn process failed at 4x (5,540 KB/s)

Existing drivers:
File ‘Drivers\ASPI32.SYS’: Ver=4.71 (0001), size=17005 bytes, created 8/15/2002 7:03:36 AM
File ‘Drivers\PXHELP20.SYS’: Ver=2.03.30a, size=20640 bytes, created 3/29/2005 2:03:00 AM (Prassi/Veritas driver for win 2K)
File ‘Drivers\IdeChnDr.sys’: Ver=?.?.?.?, size=79114 bytes, created 9/11/2001 12:00:00 AM (Adapter driver for rec)

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

No surprise, with this obsolete Nero version.

What TYG02 media is that??

DMA problems too - fix them.

Could you please explain what DMA problems I’ve got?

Cheers.

=== Scsi-Device-Map ===
DiskPeripheral : WDC WD400BB-00AUA1 IdeChnDr Port 0 ID 0 DMA: On
DiskPeripheral : ST380011A IdeChnDr Port 0 ID 1 [B]DMA: Off[/B]
CdRomPeripheral : PIONEER DVD-RW DVR-110 IdeChnDr Port 1 ID 0 DMA: On
CdRomPeripheral : PLEXTOR CD-R PX-W1210A IdeChnDr Port 1 ID 1 [B]DMA: Off[/B]
CdRomPeripheral : AXV CD/DVD-ROM 2.2a a347scsi Port 2 ID 0 DMA: Off

=== CDRom-Device-Map ===
[B]PIONEER DVD-RW DVR-110 F: CDRom0
PLEXTOR CD-R PX-W1210A H: CDRom1[/B]
AXV CD/DVD-ROM L: CDRom2