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>> Ryan wrote:
>>> On Sunday 10 September 2006 02:59 pm, Alex Mandel
>>> tech_dev-at-wildintellect.com |lugod| wrote:
>>>> For the upcoming Free Software Day tabling at the Farmer's Market I was
>>>> preparing some CDs for distribution.
>>>> This email is so we can try to coordinate/distribute the burning
>>>> effort:
>>>>
>>>> What to Burn| Platform| How Many| % |Link:
>>>> OpenCD v3.1     x86       ?      50% http://www.theopencd.org/download
>>>> FreeSmug   Mac PPC/Intel  ?      20%  http://www.freesmug.org/fscd/
>>>> KubuntuLive6.06 x86       ?      20%
>>>> http://www.kubuntu.org/download.php
>>>> KubuntuLive6.06 PPC       ?      10%
>>>> http://www.kubuntu.org/download.php
>>>> Knoppix                   ?       ?  http://www.knoppix.org/
>>>>
>>>> So the estimates here make it easy to divide up 10 discs into
>>>> 5,2,2,1 respectively.
>>>> The Live x86 number may seem a little low but that's because the OpenCD
>>>> has a Live Ubuntu 5.10 on it.
>>>>
>>>> Let me know what you guys think, who can burn how many and how many
>>>> total we should burn.
>>>> I'm offering to burn 10 discs for sure.
>>>> I've got torrents running on all of these right now, so I'll start
>>>> burning tonight.
>>>
>>> We have a robotic CD duplicator at work...
>>>
>>
>> I've got the image of FreeSmug downloaded and I'm about to test it
>> out. Do you want me to drop it by so you can replicate it, or just
>> burn a few copies?
>> I've got some Memorex Cds which I believe are decent quality, at least
>> I've found them to be. What do you guys normally use?
>>
>> Alex
Jimbo wrote:
> If you are reffering to me sure, would appreciate that.  Don't know if
> you are talking to me or Ryan. Even so we need to burn iso to image
> first.  I have been doing that a lot lately :)
>
> Just shout back,
>
> Jimbo
>
>

Well I meant Ryan with the Robot duplicator. But new problem. I
downloaded the Freesmug.dmg image and figured I should convert it to iso
and burn. dmg2iso.pl failed and I couldn't get dmgextractor.jar to run.
So I copied the file to my friend's Mac and he tried to burn it at which
point it said that the image was 768 MB. The file is really 668 MB and
the md5 checks.
At this point I'm not sure what to do. On my friends Mac we mounted the
original dmg and it does contain Directories filled with other dmg
files. So I could just burn the file onto a CD instead of burning the
image to disk. I just wasn't sure if this would be too complicated for
some users.

Any ideas?
Alex


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