DVD burning question

Kenneth P. Stox ken at stox.org
Thu Apr 7 22:30:14 PDT 2005

On Fri, 2005-04-08 at 14:01 +0930, Tim Aslat wrote:
> Hi All,
> Hopefully this is the right forum for this question, if not I apologise
> in advance.
> I'm trying to create a security application using FreeBSD as the base
> OS, with a combination of other open source software, a video capture
> card (Hauppauge PVR-350) and a couple of DVD burners.
> The people I'm developing it for want me to re-build it to enable
> on-the-fly burning of the captured video stream, instead of capturing
> to HDD then transcoding, etc. I'm not entirely sure this is possible,
> and would like to know other people's experiences or suggestions.

Can you use DVD/+-RW media?

If so, you could format it as a UDF filesystem, mount it, and write to
to your heart's content.

Kenneth P. Stox <ken at stox.org>

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