[10.04]-Best CD/DVD Burn Software In Package Manager?

Jesse Palser SLNTHERO at aol.com
Sat Jul 10 22:34:54 UTC 2010

  On 07/10/2010 06:32 PM, Yorvyk wrote:
> On Sat, 10 Jul 2010 17:44:55 -0400
> Jesse Palser<SLNTHERO at aol.com>  wrote:
>>    On 07/10/2010 05:34 PM, NoOp wrote:
>>> On 07/10/2010 02:14 PM, Larry wrote:
>>> ...
>>>> *I do not have a BlueRay type burner but check this out...
>>>> The K3b development team has released version 2.0 of its CD and DVD
>>>> creator for Linux. With this version, the developers have almost fully
>>>> ported the popular burner software to KDE 4 by, for example, using Solid
>>>> for hardware detection.
>>>> As an added feature, the program now supports the burning of Blu-ray
>>>> media via cdrecord. The developers have also combined various dialogues
>>>> and given the program new icons to match the Oxygen theme. The rest of
>>>> the program's visual appearance – a direct port of its KDE3 predecessor
>>>> – remains intact, so users will not need to re-familiarise themselves
>>>> with the latest release.
>>>> More details about the release can be found in the changelog. K3b 2.0
>>>> source code is available to download from the project's site. The K3B
>>>> CD/DVD creator for Linux is licensed under the GPL.
>>> https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/k3b/+bug/584092
>>> [Won't burn bluray (BD-R)]
>>> However, it seems that there is now 2.0 for lucid as of two days ago:
>>> https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/k3b
>>> so perhaps it will work?
>> Hi,
>> I did not see a DEB install package on K3B on their web site.
>> Can someone explain how to build the K3B 2.0 sources on Ubuntu 10.04?
>> (or maybe point to a web page that explains?)
>> Thanks!
> If enable the 'Backports' repository
>      System>  Administration>  Software Sources>  Updates
> and then
>      apt-get update
>      apt-get install k3b
> Version 2 should install.
Oh, cool, will try that, thanks Steve!


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