[CentOS] DVD Drive Recommendations

John R Pierce pierce at hogranch.com
Thu Jul 26 06:44:17 UTC 2007

Morten Torstensen wrote:
> Camron W. Fox wrote:
>>> DVD hyper multidrive, capable of reading and writing DVD-R, DVD-RW, 
>>> DVD+R, DVD+RW, DVD-RAM, DVD-R for DL, and DVD+R DL.
> I've used an Optiarc to burn all that in Linux, some with cdrecord 
> some with NeroLinux. Optiarc is a joint NEC/Sony company. DVD 
> drives/burners are commodity these days with standard interfaces.

not many support dvd-ram, however, which was buried in his list.

otherwise, I'd say any $34.95 LiteOn or LG drive could do all the rest 
of that without a hitch, SATA or PATA.

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