[thechat] Linux Newbie - Lightscribe Disk Labeling Q

Conyers, Dwayne dwayne.conyers at hp.com
Wed Jul 28 15:34:21 CDT 2010

Ron Luther ink wired:

> I've managed to get "LightScribe (Simple)" working and 
> created some very rudimentary disk labels.
> But I'm having no love with the Lacie 4L-gui or 4L-cli 
> programs.  They import pretty labels that I can mock up 
> in gimp ... but I get the "printing requires root 
> privileges" message and can't burn them into the disk.  
> The 'sudo 4L-gui' or 'gksudo 4L-cli' commands from 
> terminal don't seem to do anything as far as I can tell.
> ;-(
> Is there an easy way to get Lacie working?  Or is there 
> a better/easier program to let me cut pretty labels 
> on LightScribe disks?

Why not use the Lightscribe software, which includes several customizable templates, at http://www.lightscribe.com/ -- or am I missing something?

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