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Old 09-03-2003, 03:39 PM   #1
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In need of a good burning app (with perferably GTK frontend)


I use Gnome and Im the proud owner of a new gentoo system (LOVE IT). I use to use gtoaster (GnomeToaster) but was wondering if there was anything else out there that had a better (simpler) front-end. Gtoaster worked, just looking for any others that may be eaiser

Type of CDs that will be burned on this system:
  • audio
    data
    data from ISO files

I understand that this can all be done from the console, but need the simple front-end for family members + me when Im tired and slow. Thanks guys.
 
Old 09-03-2003, 10:36 PM   #2
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Ben! What's up man!?

Ok, so, let's see:
Eroaster
K3B (Sadly it's KDE based though - QT )

And here's what I found from freshmeat:
http://freshmeat.net/browse/845/?top...by=&filter=229

Cool
 
Old 09-05-2003, 01:05 AM   #3
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XCDROAST
 
Old 09-05-2003, 04:20 AM   #4
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I'd agree, X-CD-Roast is very good.
 
Old 09-05-2003, 03:46 PM   #5
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IMNSHO X-CD-Roast is an over-rated app. I don't like it's non-intuitive interface. Eroaster is MUCH more straight forward, flows well, and doesn't confuse most people.

I find X-CD-Roast a great app to compare things to, when showing how crappy things can be, and when they can be great. I'm sure you can understand which applications represents 'crappy things'

Cool
 
Old 09-05-2003, 05:15 PM   #6
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I highly recommend E-roaster also. I used Gtoaster too until I got E. I used them both in Mandrake and Debian. Both work fine but E-roaster is more refined and has a better error logging setup if there are problems.
 
  


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