Burning CD and DVD ISO images with cdrecord

So, I've just successfully downloaded my image of Fedora 8, Werewolf (after one unsuccessful attempt) and I'm ready to burn it. It's a DVD ISO image and I downloaded it on my CLI only server.

So, how do I burn it from the command line? There are actually a couple of different programs you can use, but for this example I'm going to show you how ...

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Easily Sudo-open that File

If you are using GNOME and a distribution that supports either sudo or su, then we have a quick tip for you.

Right-click on your panel and select Add to Panel... and then Custom Application Launcher. A window similar to the one displayed below should appear.

gksu-launcher.png

Give it a short name, and then type in one of the following commands for Command, depending on your distribution type.

Sudo-based distributions such ...

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Changing the GNOME File Manager to use Browser mode

A really quick look at how to switch the GNOME File Manager into a browser mode rather than its default spatial mode. The setting is quite hidden in menus and dialogues, so if you\'ve lost it - here\'s where it is!

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