CD/DVD burner connected to MacMini OSX Lion 10.7.1 will not burn DVD
Posted on 2011-09-03
I have this CD/DVD burner connected to MacMini OSX Lion 10.7.1
SONY DVD RW DRU-530A:
Firmware Revision: 1.0f
Burn Support: Yes (Generic Drive Support)
Profile Path: None
Cache: 2048 KB
Reads DVD: Yes
CD-Write: -R, -RW
DVD-Write: -R, -RW, +R, +RW
Write Strategies: CD-TAO, CD-SAO, CD-Raw, DVD-DAO
Media: To show the available burn speeds, insert a disc and choose View > Refresh
Attempt to burn DVD+R from name.dmg, copied from name DVD -R returns following:
"Unable to burn 'name.dmg'. (The disc drive didn't respond properly and can't recover or retry.)"
Using TDK DVD+R 1-16X.
Burns OK with iMac (2008 vintage)
What happened? What drive should I use with MacMini/Lion 10.7.1? Apple $79 SuperDrive not well rated.