[CentOS] DVD Burner

John R Pierce pierce at hogranch.com
Fri Aug 1 05:56:46 UTC 2008

Mad Unix wrote:
> I've purchased an LG DVD Burner (GSA-E60L) External super Multi DVD 
> Rewiter for my PE2950 Dell Server attached via USB.
> Can someone guide me to set up the DVD with Linux, and which tools 
> should I use to burn DVD?
> [root at PowerEdge1 /]#  cdrecord -scanbus
> ...
>        6,0,0   600) 'HL-DT-ST' 'DVD-RAM GSA-E60L' '1.00' Removable CD-ROM

    # cdrecord dev=6,0,0 yourfile.iso

will burn a dvd-r in data mode with the specified .iso file.  you can 
build .iso files with mkisofs from regular files.


    # man cdrecord
    # man mkisofs

for more options

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