DVD Burning

Marc Wiz marc at wiz.com
Thu Nov 20 15:12:35 PST 2003

On Thu, Nov 20, 2003 at 11:15:30AM -0600, Chris Meyers wrote:
> So I'm trying to burn daily data backups to a dvd+rw in FreeBSD 5.1 and
> I'm having no end of problems. The dvd drive is a Memorex IDE internal
> which is brand new. I've googled until my fingers were cramped and
> everyone seems to say "Here's a bunch of extra stuff you have to do for
> 4.x <insert kernel patching and configuring here>. For 5.x you should
> just be able to do:


I forgot to post this with my last message:

I do remember reading about patches but that was for a version of FreeBSD
that was prior to 4.8 or 4.9 if memory serves me.

I can't comment about 5.1 because I'm not running it at home (yet :-)


Marc Wiz
marc at wiz.com
Yes, that really is my last name.

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