Comments on DVD±R[W]—and Linux

Anonymous Coward #842 (garoo) (2004-04-25T15:40:25Z)

<< ‘+’ is less compatible with existing DVD-ROM >>

That's just the information I was looking for. Thanks :)

Ruxor (2004-04-25T12:17:32Z)

Submarine: No, and I don't care to. I intend to use DVDs mainly as backup storage—not as transportable read-write media (for that, I use racked hard disks, USB keys or the network). However, you might be interested to know that there is a Linux kernel patch somewhere that lets you mount a DVD+RW (only works for ‘+’, not for ‘−’) as a regular read-write filesystem.

Submarine (2004-04-25T12:05:56Z)

Have you tried packet writing?

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