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Old 02-10-2007, 10:16 AM   #1
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Multisession DVD-R


I only have multisession DVD-Rs left. Can I burn an iso image onto them? (and have it work) If so, how?
 
Old 02-10-2007, 10:32 AM   #2
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Nope. An image file requires a complete disc; that's the whole point of having an iso file, it's an image of the disc. The disc is completely mastered using the iso image as "instructions" and contents. There might be a way to burn the data onto the disc but I'm not sure if it can be made bootable and work like it should, so you better just get a blank disc. Preferrably a DVD+/-RW so that you can overwrite it when needed.
 
Old 02-10-2007, 12:16 PM   #3
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so what good are they?

If multisession discs cant hold an image, how do they work? I know Puppy Linux can use them to save files back to the disc...but I have not the slightest idea how.
 
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can you use RW discs?
 
Old 02-10-2007, 02:11 PM   #5
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Yes RW is nothing but another empty disc, but like he said, here again you gotta give the entire disk to the image file.
 
  


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