I'm using Arch Linux, 2.6.9 kernel.

I have a cdburner and dvdburner, which k3b has never had problems recognizing or using on other distros. When I start k3b, it almost immediately crashes. When run from the command line, this is the output.

Any suggestions? Thanks.

k3b: (K3bPluginFactory) creating K3bPluginFactory.
k3b: (K3bPluginFactory) creating K3bPluginFactory.
k3b: (K3bPluginFactory) creating K3bPluginFactory.
k3b: (K3bPluginFactory) creating K3bPluginFactory.
k3b: (K3bPluginFactory) creating K3bPluginFactory.
k3b: (K3bPluginFactory) creating K3bPluginFactory.
k3b: (K3bPluginFactory) creating K3bPluginFactory.
k3b: (K3bExternalBinManager) Cdrecord 2.1 features: gracetime, overburn, cdtext, clone, tao, cuefile, suidroot, plain-atapi, hacked-atapi
k3b: (K3bExternalBinManager) 2 1 -1 seems to be cdrecord version >= 1.11a02, using burnfree instead of burnproof
k3b: (K3bExternalBinManager) seems to be cdrecord version >= 1.11a31, support for Just Link via burnfree driveroption
k3b: /dev/hdd resolved to /dev/ide/host0/bus1/target1/lun0/cd
k3b: /dev/ide/host0/bus1/target1/lun0/cd is block device (64)
k3b: /dev/ide/host0/bus1/target1/lun0/cd seems to be cdrom
k3b: (K3bCdDevice) /dev/ide/host0/bus1/target1/lun0/cd: init()
k3b: (K3bCdDevice) /dev/ide/host0/bus1/target1/lun0/cd: GET_CONFIGURATION length: 164.
k3b: (K3bCdDevice) /dev/ide/host0/bus1/target1/lun0/cd feature: Core
k3b: (K3bCdDevice) /dev/ide/host0/bus1/target1/lun0/cd feature: Morphing
k3b: (K3bCdDevice) /dev/ide/host0/bus1/target1/lun0/cd feature: Removable Medium
k3b: (K3bCdDevice) /dev/ide/host0/bus1/target1/lun0/cd feature: Random Readable
k3b: (K3bCdDevice) /dev/ide/host0/bus1/target1/lun0/cd feature: Multi-Read
k3b: (K3bCdDevice) /dev/ide/host0/bus1/target1/lun0/cd feature: CD Read
k3b: (K3bCdDevice) /dev/ide/host0/bus1/target1/lun0/cd feature: DVD Read
k3b: (K3bCdDevice) /dev/ide/host0/bus1/target1/lun0/cd feature: Incremental Streaming Writable
k3b: (K3bCdDevice) /dev/ide/host0/bus1/target1/lun0/cd feature: Formattable
k3b: (K3bCdDevice) /dev/ide/host0/bus1/target1/lun0/cd feature: Restricted Overwrite
k3b: (K3bCdDevice) /dev/ide/host0/bus1/target1/lun0/cd feature: CD Track At Once
k3b: (K3bCdDevice) /dev/ide/host0/bus1/target1/lun0/cd feature: CD Mastering
k3b: (K3bCdDevice) /dev/ide/host0/bus1/target1/lun0/cd feature: Power Management
k3b: (K3bCdDevice) /dev/ide/host0/bus1/target1/lun0/cd feature: CD Audio analogplay
k3b: (K3bCdDevice) /dev/ide/host0/bus1/target1/lun0/cd feature: Timeout
k3b: (K3bCdDevice) /dev/ide/host0/bus1/target1/lun0/cd feature: DVD-CSS
k3b: (K3bCdDevice) /dev/ide/host0/bus1/target1/lun0/cd feature: Read Time Streaming
k3b: (K3bCdDevice) /dev/ide/host0/bus1/target1/lun0/cd feature: Logical Unit Serial Number
k3b: (K3bCdDevice::CdDevice) /dev/ide/host0/bus1/target1/lun0/cd: dataLen: 60
k3b: (K3bCdDevice::ScsiCommand) failed: fd: 11
k3b: command: MODE SELECT (55)
k3b: errorcode: 38
k3b: sense key: NO SENSE (2)
k3b: asc: 26
k3b: ascq: 0
k3b: (K3bCdDevice::ScsiCommand) failed: fd: 11
k3b: command: READ DVD STRUCTURE (ad)
k3b: errorcode: 38
k3b: sense key: NO SENSE (2)
k3b: asc: 30
k3b: ascq: 2
k3b: (K3bCdDevice::CdDevice) Unable to read DVD structure.
k3b: (K3bCdDevice::CdDevice) /dev/ide/host0/bus1/target1/lun0/cd: Number of supported write speeds via 2A: -1
terminate called after throwing an instance of 'std::bad_alloc'
what(): St9bad_alloc
KCrash: Application 'k3b' crashing...

P.S. This happens as both user and root.