Re: cdrecording status

From: Jan Engelhardt
Date: Tue Dec 14 2004 - 05:20:09 EST

>> I have played a little with my new cd/dvd/whatnot writer and just had
>> this idea (see pic). Well then, DVD+RW makes it possible.
>Just wondering: how many write cycles do DVD+RW media support?

Honestly I do not know, but I hope they can at least sustain as much as CD-RW
can (usually 1000x). Plus, it's for DVD+RW, it always uses packet mode, and as
such I damn hope that DVD+RW manufacturers keep in mind that a byte position
might be overwritten more than 1000 times.

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