k3b, wodim, or what?

Antonio Olivares olivares14031 at yahoo.com
Fri Jul 2 21:47:55 UTC 2010

--- On Fri, 7/2/10, Tom Horsley <horsley1953 at gmail.com> wrote:

> From: Tom Horsley <horsley1953 at gmail.com>
> Subject: k3b, wodim, or what?
> To: "Fedora List" <users at lists.fedoraproject.org>
> Date: Friday, July 2, 2010, 2:01 PM
> I sometimes backup some data files to
> dual layer DVD using
> k3b. On fedora 13, I notice that k3b seems to try and use
> wodim
> by default to do this. On previous versions it used
> growisofs.
> After burning a few coasters and doing much google
> searching,
> I finally noticed the option in the burn dialog for
> selecting
> the app to use, told it to use growisofs, and it burned
> the
> dual layer DVD with no problem using the same media wodim
> always
> failed on after writing about 1 gig.
> So, if I should report this as a bug, what should it be
> a bug against? K3b or wodim? Is wodim supposed to be
> able to write dual layer DVDs?
Don't know, but the real cdrecord does burn to dvds even Blue Ray Media, but this not part of the question, right?  
> -- 

File it against k3b.  

Like you have said, it used growisofs at one point.  Now it wants to use wodim, why does it want to change behavior.

k3b-2.0.0 has been released.  Maybe there Rex, Kevin, and other KDE devlopers can include the fix?  




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