[lug] Trouble Making Discs of Fedora Core 5

Hugh Brown hugh at math.byu.edu
Tue Aug 22 23:28:12 MDT 2006

On Tue, 2006-08-22 at 22:21 -0600, D. Stimits wrote:
> Calvin Dodge wrote:
> > On 8/22/06, D. Stimits <stimits at comcast.net> wrote:
> >
> >> Ryan Fligg wrote:
> >>
> >> Incidentally, the Taiyo Yuden's I burned were at a higher speed than any
> >> other disk. The brands that failed took a long time to burn even when
> >> they worked...the Taiyo Yuden's just breeze along at stated speeds.
> >
> >
> > Taiyo Yuden is ALSO high on Robert Thompson's list. Where did you get 
> > yours?
> >
> I got them at more than one place, but for work, I settled on 
> cdr-dvdr.com. The sites I found by searching from Sean's blog seemed to 
> be faster (and reasonable price), but cdr-dvdr.com was good and also the 
> cheapest. So far I've gone through roughly two packs of 100 (it was 
> actually a pack of 100 and several 50's), the 100's are more of a 
> bargain on price (it seemed to be a significant improvement too). I've 
> burned maybe a dozen Taiyo Yuden DVD's as well, none have failed. Makes 
> me wonder if they sell double-layer DVD-R's...I have not looked but if I 
> decide I want them I'll definitely try to find that brand first.
> D. Stimits, stimits AT comcast DOT net

I tried to find dual-layer Taiyo Yuden DVDs in June and couldn't find
anything.  I've had most of the single layer Maxell DVD-R's that I
bought go bad.


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