Monday, July 23, 2012

How to erase CD-RW/DVD-RW in Linux

How to wipe a CD-RW/DVD-RW on linux

Run this command to make sure that the cd is unmounted:
umount /dev/cdrom

Use the "cdrecord" command to quickly erase the CD-RW/DVD-RW
cdrecord dev=/dev/cdrom blank=fast