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Re: Read only extermal DVD RW

On Sat, 08 Jan 2005 21:44:34 +1300, YH <yh@paradise.net.nz> wrote:
> Hi,
> I have a USB external DVD RW which I use it between window and linux for
> file backup. I format the DVD disk from the window, the DVDRW is fine to
> be read (read only) from my linux box (woody). Is there any way to
> change the DVD device permission in linux to allow me to use "cp"
> command to write the files to DVD RW device?
> Appreciate any advices.

IIRC, you should look for "packet writing" and probably install the
"udftools" package.
One of the first hit with Google is this:
http://fy.chalmers.se/~appro/linux/DVD+RW/, don't know if this can
help you...


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