Subject: Re: DVD drives
To: Chris Jones <>
From: Todd Vierling <>
List: current-users
Date: 01/26/1999 12:45:19
On 25 Jan 1999, Chris Jones wrote:

: It looks like the big obstacle to getting DVD-RAM to work is going to
: be finding software equivalent to cdrecord and mkisofs to drive it.  I
: haven't been able to find any such stuff.  But then, maybe those would
: work with a DVD; I know nothing of the format they use.

cdrecord claims to be able to write DVDs.  Don't know how complete the
support is.

The filesystem format is still ISO9660 for DVD-ROM discs, just Bigger.
Hence mkisofs and mkhybrid *should* still work.  :)

-- Todd Vierling (Personal; Bus.