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Old 08-26-2007, 02:07 PM   #1
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comparing the contents of entire CDs

Can K3B (or some other app) compare CDs to see if they are identical in content?
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Save them as ISO's and compare the MD5sums?
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Or cat or dd or whatever a mounted cd and pipe it to md5sum. For example: dd if=/dev/dvd | md5sum
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I believe ISOs would be ok, as long as the CD only has one track. For instance, some CDs have a data track, and music tracks. I think an ISO would only capture the data track.

Capturing the disc with dd, as makuyl said, I think, would be your best option. dd should capture all tracks and data within.


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