[PLUG] Re: Please suggest software(s) for data backup on DVD+R.

Vikas Garud vikas at techqual.com
Tue May 29 03:06:05 PDT 2007


On Tuesday 29 May 2007 13:42, Atul Sowani wrote:
> Gentlemen,
>
> Thank you for all the replies. I will try the software(s) suggested by
> use. I don't think k3b is of much use to me as it is just a front-end
> for cdrecord.

The "About K3b" under "Help" menu identifies K3b as "A CD and DVD Burning 
software".  The menu items under File > New Projects provide variuous options 
for DVD projects.  May be, the K3b team should be taken to task for 
mis-representing the facts.  (I haven't had any opportunity to burn DVD's 
yet, otherwise i'd have done the honours!)

> On the side note, I believe (sadly though) this is what Linux lacks in
> DVD-backup as compared to a particular Redmond originated popular
> windowing OS - availability, ease of configuration and ease of use. No
> insult intended.

Your experiences with inability to use K3b for burning DVD's would have 
strongly supported your claim about "availability, ease of configuration and 
ease of use".  As of now, it is hearsay at best.

just my 2p worth of observations.

Vikas Garud



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