Lightscribe 64bit Jaunty KDE 4.2.3

David McGlone david at
Wed May 20 02:09:17 UTC 2009

On Tuesday 19 May 2009 4:17:53 am David Fletcher wrote:
> On Tuesday 19 May 2009 01:20:42 steven vollom wrote:
> > I found data relating to installation of Lightscribe, howeve, the links
> > did not work.  Sudo apt-get install Lightscribe did not work, nor did
> > kpackagekit or synaptic.  My writer has the capability; it would be nice
> > to be able to use it.  None of the google entries help.
> >
> > Steven
> No, I wouldn't expect those to work.
> I've never used lightscribe, but I did see once upon a time that it was
> only available as an rpm file.
> But the world has now moved on and it is now available in .deb format:-
> Looks like you need to do it in two steps - first install the so-called
> system software, then the labelling application.
> Let us know if it works - I've also got a lightscribe burner but no
> suitable media.

I can vouch that it works, but the application is bare bones and is not all 
that great. its downfall with me was the lack of being able to arrange text. 

David M.

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