[Abcde-users] Very slow ripping query

Steve McIntyre steve at einval.com
Wed Jan 4 15:58:12 GMT 2017

On Thu, Dec 29, 2016 at 11:04:53AM -0800, Larry Gagnon wrote:
>Using ArchLinux and this DVD/CDROM:
>I am just now attempting to rip an audio CD but getting horrendously slow
>ripping speeds and it's taking well over 30 minutes to do one audio CD. I
>have tried increasing speed with -S but that makes no difference.
>Any ideas where I start to troubleshoot this?

Hi Larry,

What I'd do is start trying to drive the underlying ripping tool
directly and see if that's reporting errors. I assume you've done the
obvious stuff and checked for scratches on the CD etc.?

Steve McIntyre, Cambridge, UK.                                steve at einval.com
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