Can anyone point me to a printer that prints to Disk running on Linux? Our LUG makes up a couple hundred CDs a year and we would like to move up to something that looks more professional than the press on labels, but won't empty the treasury. Possible?

asked 29 May '10, 05:57

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your question is not totally clear... could you clarify further?

(01 Jun '10, 11:58) pmarini

So for clarification, you're talking about printing to the top of a cd/dvd and not to the hard disk?

Are you looking for something akin to a full color label printer for linux?

What version of linux, and what environment are you using this in. KDE, Gnome, cli?

(14 Jul '10, 18:53) rfelsburg ♦

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(14 Jun '11, 11:43) rfelsburg ♦



I have a lightscribe drive, it is compatible with Linux although I have never tried it out. They are not that expensive to buy I don't think. Maybe that would be along the lines of what your looking for?

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answered 29 May '10, 13:54

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Thanks - what we are looking for is a color printer. We do a lot with Mint. I have a lightscribe that I have never tried in that mode. We want our logo (colorful) and distribution colors on the labels.

(29 May '10, 20:04) FewClues
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