[UCI-Linux] Question: DVD Writers and Linux
Aaron J. Greenwood
Tue, 17 Jun 2003 08:23:03 -0700
Thanks for the information. Using your email as a starting place I was
able to get all the software needed to burn DVD's. As you know on the web
one thing often leads to another. If you go to http://www.xcdroast.org you
will find a very nice GUI for burning DVD's and CDR's. I have been burning
DVD's for a few weeks and have had no problems. The isso9660 format allows
them to be read on both Windows and Mac systems which is a plus. Having a
DVD burner is a great addition to our backup and archival strategy. Thanks
again for you help.
At 23:49 05.18.2003 -0700, Steve Tsai wrote:
>On Fri 16 May 2003, Aaron J. Greenwood wrote:
> > I would like to be able to use a Sony DRU-500A Internal ATAPI/EIDE DVD/CD
> > Re-Writable Drive with RedHat Linux 7.3 or 8.0. The purpose of the drive
> > would be to create data disks using DVD-R media.
> > Has anyone on this list had any experience burning a data DVD? If so
> > you care to suggest software and any tips and tricks you might have.
>I have no experience with DVD writing, but since no one else has replied,
>I went ahead and did a quick search. It looks like dvdrecord is
>something you might want to look at.
>Searching "Sony DRU-500A" on dvdrtools's mailing list archive results
>in many threads that you should be interested in.
>- Steve Tsai