Linux Today: Linux News On Internet Time.

More on LinuxToday

MachineOfTheMonth: CD recording under linux and what you should know

Aug 13, 2000, 14:04 (11 Talkback[s])


Desktop-as-a-Service Designed for Any Cloud ? Nutanix Frame

[ Thanks to Glenn Mullikin for this link. ]

"Most of us know about cdrecord and mkisofs and front-ends to those two tools. These tools are very powerful and can do alot of things but one thing they aren't able to do is record an exact copy of a compact disc."

"Let's take a look at a situation where these tools are insufficient and then I will discuss the cdrdao program, it's installation and useage. But before I do, let me give you a common situation."

"I had a Debian GNU/Linux cd-rom that I had purchased over the internet. Loving Debian and having a cd-recorder, I wanted to make copies of it."

Complete Story

Related Stories: