>> I did mail LiteOn about this tonight...
>> "I would appreciate any information you can provide me on updating
> the firmware of my LiteOn DVDRW under Linux or even DOS. I do not use
> Microsoft Windows on any of my computers.
>> "I chose this LiteOn product due to the value for money, your
> reputation for producing reliable hardware and good ATAPI
> compatibility, making burning discs under Linux effortless. However,
> if I cannot keep my hardware's feature set up to date using my
> operating system of choice I will be forced to look elsewhere for
> future purchases of this type.
Well, I got a reply... Oh dear. Well, there you go.
From: odd_service at XXXXXXXXXXX
Date: Tue, 12 Oct 2004 09:19:50 +0800
Subject: LITE-ON DVDRW LDW-451S, firmware for Linux/DOS
Dear Sir ,
We do not have any firmware information for Linux an Dos,
And we suggest you try to upgrade firmware for this drive on another PC
with Microsoft Windows.
In addition, You could download the latest firmware from our web site!
Would any further information, please kindly visit LiteON IT Corp official
web site - www.liteonit.com
Customer Service Dept ,
Lite-On IT Corp . www.liteonit.com
Email : odd_service at liteonit.com
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