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I am trying to use Brasero, to burn a mkv file of 300mb size to a blank CD and it nags that cd has not enough disk, I used mkvmerge to break it to 4 100 mb files it still nags that it cant burn it due to size, anyone knows how may I do it?

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how long is the film? – Allan Jul 23 '11 at 22:10
1 hour and half, but I broke it to 4, 20 min-ish pieces it nags the same – Max Jul 25 '11 at 11:05
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Have you tried using devede it may work better than Brasero as its main purpose is to create dvd's and vcd also I would run Brasero from terminal and see what messages are output to terminal.

Finally the max length of a VCD is going to be 80min if you convert the mkv to a "playable" vcd if you are just writing the mkv to the disk as a "data" disk then there should be no problem.

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nothing worked finaly and I gave up but your answer has usefull data so I will mark it as answered – Max Oct 30 '11 at 20:07

ImgBurn of Windows works in Wine. Use the last version of the program

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