Wednesday, October 04, 2006

Slackware 11.0 Final Release

Finally we've been presented with the final realease of linux distro Slackware.
Version 11.0 comes with X11R6.9.0 X interface with the same codebase as Modular X.Org 7.0.0, full support to kernel 2.6 series and many other features

Read the officla annouce at

Get now your iso and burn you official slackware 11.0 cd.

Here is a little how to on cd burning using cdrecord:
(Considering SCSI emulationg)

List your devices:
$ cdrecord -scanbus

Burn it:
$ cdrecord dev=b,t,l -v speed=8 driveropts=burnfree image.iso

Note: i'm using 4x cd burning speed with BurnFree enabled. You must have a burner with burnfree and 8x burning support. Driver options can be gathered issuing the following command:

$ cdrecord dev=b,t,l driveropts=help -checkdrive

Good burning and have fun!