For those of you who haven't noticed yet, or even still care about this drive, there's a new firmware out for this drive that finally puts single and DL into one firmware. No more switching.
Download page here
For what it's worth, I love this drive. It has never given me one single problem and always burns Ricoh media @ 8x (TDK brand)
FFS, I don't read about ROM drives for a couple months and I feel like I'm back to square one again