Read Windows Live File Format CD on Ubuntu
clanlaw at googlemail.com
Sat Sep 24 19:32:18 UTC 2011
On 24 September 2011 18:37, NoOp <glgxg at sbcglobal.net> wrote:
> On 09/24/2011 09:22 AM, Colin Law wrote:
>> I have a friend who uses Windows 7 (I have not managed to convert him
>> yet) who is asking for help burning CDs.
>>  explains that there are two formats that can be used when burning,
>> Mastered and Live File Format (of which there are several versions).
>> If he uses Live File Format will I be able to read the CD under
>> Ubuntu? I was surprised to find that Google did not help me. He is
>> remote so I cannot try it and see.
>>  http://windows.microsoft.com/en-US/windows7/Which-CD-or-DVD-format-should-I-use
> Found this:
> To begin, it is important to understand that the Windows 7’s version of
> the Live File System is readable only by Windows 7, Vista, and XP
> systems. Furthermore, the Live File System works differently with the
> various types of optical discs.
> I've Win7 & will give one a try later today to see if I can read it on
That would be good, thanks. I hope that what the quote means is:
It is important to understand that Windows only supports
UDF version 2.01 on Windows 7, Vista, and XP systems.
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