Dual layer dvd burning
debian at herakles.homelinux.org
Tue Nov 20 03:09:10 UTC 2007
Kevin J. Cummings wrote:
> John Summerfield wrote:
> Which is *NOT* what I said. The files in a DVD filesystem cannot be
I misunderstood your plain english.
>> Actually, one can burn any kind of file to DVD. Even a tarball.
> Not tarballs >= 2GB. I've had to use "split" to reduce them to
> something < 2GB in size and write the individual split files into an ISO
> image that can then be burned. Which means I have to use "cat" to
> re-read them back into the original large file when I want to access it.
> a real PITA.
This should work, I accudently did something akin to that with a CD some
growisofs -Z /dev/hdc=big.tar
as will burning an ext2 filesystem in a file.
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