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Debian-live CD/Gnome iso image don't fit on a CD (733MiB)


I may have missed a notice somewhere, but the current gnome cd image[1]
is 732.5MiB (768112640 bytes) which doesn't fit on a regular CD[2].


cdrecord -tao debian-live-lenny-i386-gnome-desktop.iso  dev=/dev/hdb
Device type    : Removable CD-ROM
Version        : 0
Response Format: 2
Capabilities   : 
Vendor_info    : '_NEC    '
Identification : 'DVD_RW ND-2510A '
Revision       : '2.16'
Device seems to be: Generic mmc2 DVD-R/DVD-RW.
Using generic SCSI-3/mmc   CD-R/CD-RW driver (mmc_cdr).
Driver flags   : MMC-3 SWABAUDIO BURNFREE 
Supported modes: TAO PACKET SAO SAO/R96R RAW/R96R
wodim: WARNING: Data may not fit on current disk.
wodim: Notice: Use -overburn option to write more than the official disk
wodim: Notice: Most CD-writers do overburning only on SAO or RAW mode.

[1] cd07aac52a085d035a2f711f493124e0b0a85ebb 
    size: 768112640

[2] http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/CD-ROM#Capacity

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