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    SubjectIs there something like multi-device fan out ?

    I suspect this sounds like a strange question.
    A friend has a company that distributes his own catalogs on CD-ROM, and wants
    to build a mass-burning box (something like 8 CD/DVD burners), running linux.

    The problem is how to burn an image at the same time to all writers.
    I could write a script, but I think this would launch 8 reads on the same
    iso file, all desynchronized, that will drive nuts the disk.
    Is there any way to get all the /dev/sr? devices and build something like
    a fan-out device, or like a RAID1-CDROM or whatever ?
    I suppose it has to be done at the kernel level...


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