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Burning data CD using brasero get stuck at 100% and the dialog box only show Creating image checksum, empty progress bar, and a cancel button, and the disk is not spinning anymore in my cd writer. Simply click cancel will make the cd blank, i have try with some new an used CD-RW disc but stilk no luck. I'm on Raring.

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Sounds like a bug with brasero. You can try using K3b. apps.ubuntu.com/cat/applications/raring/k3b –  Max Tither Jun 15 '13 at 17:10
    
I ll give K3b a try –  Nur Jun 16 '13 at 3:55
    
One year later still present. –  user unknown yesterday

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First solution:

Just disable the checksum: Open Brasero > Edit > Plugins > Uncheck File Checksum.

Second solution:

Install cdrdao and this should solve the problem. Unfortunately, it can't solve it in the middle of the burning process.

sudo apt-get install cdrdao
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Doesn't work either, still stuck at 100% even when checksum is disabled but this time my CD keep spinning in the drive. Looks like my CD writer isn't compatible with Ubuntu, guess I better buy a new one, modern hardware tends to work better in Linux. –  Nur Nov 23 '13 at 2:45
    
On the other place someone suggested to use k3b. But that's already becomes too far from simply using the native apps... –  valk Nov 23 '13 at 9:16

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