Mkcdrec and Ubuntu

Graham gct3 at
Tue Jun 28 16:30:12 UTC 2005

On Tuesday 28 Jun 2005 17:12, BBBB wrote:

>   I would like to make a backup of my system using "Make CD-ROM
> Recovery"
> Has anyone used this with Ubuntu?
> I haven't found it with apt-get or Synaptic.
> What would be the best way to get it installed?

Presumably because its available as an RPM or a tarball only, and 
because as yet it can only be considered unstable (as per the Debian 

How about downloading the tarball, extracting it then compiling it?

Or use Alien to take an RPM and convert it into a .deb (doesn't always 
work)?  And then try installing it?



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