LinuxQuestions.org
Latest LQ Deal: Latest LQ Deals
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - General
User Name
Password
Linux - General This Linux forum is for general Linux questions and discussion.
If it is Linux Related and doesn't seem to fit in any other forum then this is the place.

Notices


Reply
  Search this Thread
Old 03-13-2003, 04:51 AM   #1
KaktusKnight
Member
 
Registered: Dec 2002
Location: Gothenburg, Sweden
Distribution: Suse2.7, Mandrake 8, Redhat ?, Suse 8.2
Posts: 71

Rep: Reputation: 15
copy CD's


I have bought CD's from Suse in Germany. I would like to copy the CD's but it seems impossible. Some protection is on the CD's. Anybody that knows a workaround?

Thanks in advance
 
Old 03-13-2003, 10:32 AM   #2
MikeVx
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Feb 2003
Posts: 21

Rep: Reputation: 0
Details might help...

You could give a bit more information about how you are trying to copy the disc. I try to avoid any form of front end, so I copy CDs (data) by using dd to create an image file and cdrecord to write the image to another disc.

Examples:

dd if=/dev/scd0 of=image.cd

cdrecord speed=4 -v dev=0,1,0 -data image.cd
 
Old 03-14-2003, 05:00 AM   #3
KaktusKnight
Member
 
Registered: Dec 2002
Location: Gothenburg, Sweden
Distribution: Suse2.7, Mandrake 8, Redhat ?, Suse 8.2
Posts: 71

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: 15
MikeVx

Sorry, but I use Windows as operating system and Nero to copy the disks.. I do not have a CD-writer on my linux machine..

I have tried to copy the CDs directly and to copy the entire CD to my disk, but none of these works.
 
Old 03-14-2003, 03:50 PM   #4
orange400
Member
 
Registered: Mar 2003
Location: Bellevue, WA
Distribution: Arch w/ XFCE
Posts: 834

Rep: Reputation: 30
Try using Elaborate Byte's CloneCD. Just go to Google and type "clone cd", you should find it. You can download a trial version and it works super-good.
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
copying copy protected cd's TranceDude Linux - Software 21 08-27-2005 09:50 AM
Ripping copy protected CD's funkatron Linux - Software 1 05-01-2005 02:01 AM
cannot copy video cd's in rh9.0 naglin Linux - Software 3 08-15-2004 03:13 PM
How can i rip copy protected audio cd's? Braveheart1980 Linux - Software 18 03-07-2004 01:49 PM
Copy protected CD's Barbarian General 11 05-21-2002 02:10 PM

LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - General

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:06 AM.

Main Menu
Advertisement
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration