[SATLUG] DVD burner software
mitchthompson at satx.rr.com
Mon Dec 18 05:27:23 CST 2006
> On Saturday 16 December 2006 16:48, Glenn F. Boswell wrote:
>> Some reason K3B did not Install but I will try again Thanks Alex.
> Using GUI burning software is fine for your own system I suppose.. but I see
> K3B/Xcdroast/Graveman is to growisofs as Kedit/Gedit/pico is to vi. In that
> you should always lean the lowest common denominator tool first... because if
> you change systems to help someone else... the lowest common denominator is
> more "universal".. and can more commonly be assumed to be in place. It's
> always embarrassing when you get on someone's box to help them fix
> something.. and the specific tool that you're used to is not there. This is
> why I tols my admin students that they can use pico on their own systems..
> but in my class vi knowledge is a must. I would say the same for
Interesting rant...it just made me aware of the fact that I will drop to
a terminal in a heartbeat to 'vi' a text file, and use K3B to avoid
having to deal with the options in groisofs/cdrecord.
> Have a good weekend.
> p.s. Seasonal off topic post:
> I have an acting part in a 20 minute walk through guided tour
> called "Christmas City". Tonight is the last night is you want to come check
> out this free family outdoor event.. complete with barn yard animals and
> Roman Centurions on horseback! Tonight from 7pm-9pm. More info at:
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