[ubuntu-uk] burning discs in virtual machines

Alan Pope alan at popey.com
Thu Jun 4 00:38:09 BST 2009


2009/6/4 Tony Pursell <ajp at princeswalk.fsnet.co.uk>:
> You should be able to access the host machine's CD/DVD writer from
> within VirtualBox. On the Details tab, double click CD/DVD-ROM and
> then select Host CD/DVD Drive.  Checking 'Enable Passthrough'
> should mean that you can write from the guest system's normal CD
> writer programs.
>

Pretty sure VB doesn't support writers. I vaugely recall a message
from VB saying this just a few hours ago..

Cheers,
Al.



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