zindar at gmail.com
Sun Mar 13 11:26:36 UTC 2005
On Wed, 02 Mar 2005 11:04:36 -0500, Art Alexion <art.alexion at verizon.net> wrote:
> Erik Bågfors wrote:
> >>I haven't tried burning a CD with Nautilus, but you should not try to
> >>mount the CD-R (you cannot because there is no file type before you do
> >>the burning). I have used K3b and graveman (both of which are nice),
> >>but I keep going back to the command line when burning .iso files (which
> >>works for me every time):
> >>sudo cdrecord -pad -v -eject -driveropts=burnfree dev=/dev/cdrom <filename.iso>
> >>Or, in script form:
> >>$cat ~/bin/makecd.sh
> >>sudo cdrecord -pad -v -eject -driveropts=burnfree dev=/dev/cdrom $1
> >Why are you running as root?
> By default, only root has permission to write to the CD drive, but you
> can override this by making cdrecord SUID=root
ls -Ll /dev/cdrom
brw-rw---- 1 root cdrom 3, 0 2004-12-04 23:07 /dev/cdrom
By default the group "cdrom" har permissions to write to the CD drive.
Put yourself in that group (should be default) and you're set.
/Erik - answers old mails...
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