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Old 12-04-2005, 12:00 PM   #1
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best burning program?

Slackware 10.2.0 Kernel 2.6.13 KDE 3.4.3
Sony Dual Layer DVD-RW
What would be the best burning program for my system for backing up my game dvd's and cd's.
Old 12-04-2005, 12:07 PM   #2
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K3B is a good choice, you will have to get it from:

And install it by using
installpkg packagename.tgz
Old 12-04-2005, 12:08 PM   #3
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i'll second that. I've been using k3b for awhile and haven't found a free program like it for windows.
Old 12-04-2005, 12:12 PM   #4
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I see the files I want, one is a .tgz (no surprise there) and one is a tgz.asc what is the .asc ?
Old 12-04-2005, 12:39 PM   #5
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Its a text file that contains various info about the main package (the one ending in *.tgz).
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Also note that Nero has a Linux version ready for download that's also pretty good.


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