LightScribe for Linux
this How-to shows how to download and install the LaCie 4L LightScribe Labeler for Linux.
Applicable to Fedora Versions
- Fedora Core 7
Doing the Work
Download and install the Host Software and the LaCie LightScribe Labeler for linux. Open a Terminal window to perform the following steps.
- Use wget to download the Host Software and the 4L LaCie LightScribe Labeler:
- Install the Host Software and the 4L LaCie LightScribe Labeler. You should install the Host Software first:
- Fedora 7, due to the change to libata, changed the name of the CD/DVD drives and the LightScribe software cannot recognize a drive is installed. Creating a link from the new drive name to the old one solves this problem.
- Start the 4L LaCie LightScribe Labeler to burn labels to the disk. It is strongly recommended to use high contrast images:
su -c 'yum localinstall lightscribe-126.96.36.199-linux-2.6-intel.rpm'
su -c 'yum localinstall 4L-1.0-r6.i586.rpm'
su -c 'ln -s /dev/scd0 sr0'
You should see the following:
We test this stuff on our own machines, really we do. But you may run into problems, if you do, come to #fedora on irc.freenode.net