burning CDs, or, Ah, now ESR's rant makes sense . . .
Now Eric S. Raymond's rant about the (un)usability issues in Linux
(http://www.catb.org/~esr/writings/luxury-part-deux.html) makes sense .
. . .
I'm trying to get my CD burner to work.
First I tried working with ide-scsi emulation, but after some
corrections in a previous thread, I've given up on that.
However, I can't figure out xcdroast or cdrecord without spending hours
studying and/or burning a coaster or two in experimentation, and
eroaster refuses to recognize my CD-RW.
I've used eroaster before (and it wasn't intuitive; I wasted a few
blanks on that program before figuring out how to burn an .ISO _image_
instead of the .ISO _file_), so that's what I'm leaning towards. But
I've been unable to get it to find the burner/reader (I'm on sid, 2.6.x
I'd be thrilled if anyone could tell me how to get eroaster to see my
burner, or alternatively, to point me to a relatively intuitive burner