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Liz Q liz@d...
Wed Apr 27 11:37:46 NZST 2005

On Wed, 27 Apr 2005 11:23, John Torrance wrote:
> Sorry, I hope that this is not a stupid question. I have downloaded the
> Ubuntu Iso - I have tried to burn a bootable disk with gnome toaster - I
> only seem to be able to make disks with the iso file on it. I tried
> dragging and dropping the file then right clicking and asking for a
> bootable ISO image but still got another fine .ISO coaster. Clearly my
> windows programs won't read these - how do I make a loadable disk from the
> ISO with gnome toaster?
> Thanks for the all the advice
> Cheers
you can do it via commandline with a command like cdrecord -v 
dev=devicename(ie /dev/hdb or 0,0,0 for scsi emu) speed="24"  file.iso


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