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Re: recommended Debian package for burning CDs...

David Baron(d_baron@012.net.il) is reported to have said:
> On Wednesday 06 December 2006 21:41, Wayne Topa wrote:
> > Michael Fothergill(mikef20000@hotmail.com) is reported to have said:
> > > Dear Debian folks,
> > >
> > > What is the recommended Debian package for burning CDs (and DVDs)?
> > >
> > > On Fedora I think I have been using Nautilus.....
> >
> > If you running gnome then nautilus or
> > if your running kde then k3b or
> > if your burning from the console wodim (Debian version of cdrecord)
> >
> > aptitude show nautilus k3b wodim
> K3B runs off cdrecord. If you have recently upgraded from Sid, cdrecord is no 
> more. Cdrecord points to wodim. No go!

IIRC k3b did work with wodim on testing last month, when Xorg was
working here.

> Note that mkisofs is also no more. It points to the new one.

Although cdrecord is gone I still have mkisofs. (????)
> I recommend keeping the old cdrecord and mkisofs around until k3b, nautilus or 
> whatever you are using is updated to work with the new utilities. 'Twas not 
> really nice of slip the new stuff in under the door like that.

Yes, I agree.  :-(  Guess there is, yet another, list to get on so we
know stuff like this is on it's way in.


As far as we know, our computer has never had an undetected error.

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