Making a Linux DVD from CDs

last updated in Categories Howto, Suse Linux

This small handy how-to explains howto make a DVD from CDs. It will save some bandwidth and time.

People have requested to have a single DVD instead of the 5 CDs. The reasons for this are various. I have written a program called makeSUSEdvd that can make the DVD in a very easy manner. First download the CDs. These can be either the Novell SUSE CDs or the openSUSE CDs. You do not need to burn them, just put them in one directory with only the 3, 5 or 6 CDs in it. You will need the root password. If you do not have that, the program is not good and you should do it by hand.

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Posted by: Vivek Gite

The author is the creator of nixCraft and a seasoned sysadmin, DevOps engineer, and a trainer for the Linux operating system/Unix shell scripting. Get the latest tutorials on SysAdmin, Linux/Unix and open source topics via RSS/XML feed or weekly email newsletter.

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