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Nero Linux 4: Reviving CD/DVD Burning on Linux

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Touted as one of the most prominent burning suite for Windows, Nero didn’t stand back when Linux is concerned either. Following their trend of providing unblemished Burning suite for Linux, Nero recently updated their Linux offering and introduced a new version tagged as Nero 4.

The newer version improves overall integration and offers more pronounced support for Linux and optical drives and media handling. Nero Linux 4 for the first time introduce the Express wizard for Linux.

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Nero Linux Express Interface in Linux

With the inclusion of the express wizard Nero ease the burning application in Linux giving tougher competition to the free and open source counterpart in Linux. The burning quality of other players are far cry to that of Nero Linux with incomplete burning integration and improper UDF implementation.

Nero chips in and provides a strong and stable burning suite available for decent price tag. With nero loaded in the system one can have peace of mind and can be assured that there won’t be Disc squander .

Here are some of the key features of Nero Linux 4: –

  • Easy, wizard-style user interface for guided burning with Nero Linux Express 4
  • Features the best professional burning solution, Nero Linux Burning ROM
  • Advanced settings and options for burning CDs, DVDs, Blu-ray Discs ISO 9660 file system support for Blu-ray
  • BD Defect Management (enable/disable)
  • Lightweight Linux bootloader disc support
  • SmartDetect automatic drive detector
  • Enhanced audio format support for AIFF and MusePack
  • Support from FreeDB

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The Revised Burning Wizard of Nero Linux 4

The new version comes with beautiful startup splash, however this only works when compiz is triggered. I have created a short video of the same. Unfortunately due to crap ATI drivers the video recording becomes a bit sluggish, while the performance will be very fast in real world usage.

For More information about Nero Linux : Nero – Nero Linux 4

Cross posted at TechEnclave