brasero - Simple and easy to use CD/DVD burning application for the Gnome Desktop


brasero [ options ] [ uri ] [ uri ] ...


This manual page documents briefly the

brasero command.

rasero is a disc burning application. It is designed to be simple and easy to use. It allows to create data CD/DVD, audio CD, to copy CD/DVD and to burn images. It has some nices features, such as a song, image and video previewer. It can also search for files (thanks to beagle) and display a playlist and its contents.


This program follows the usual GNU command line syntax, with long options starting with two dashes (`-'). A summary of options is included below. For a complete description, see the Info files.

-p, --project=PROJECT

    Open the specified project.

-a, --audio

    Open an empty audio project.

-d, --data

    Open an empty data project.

-c, --copy=PATH

    Copy a disc.

-j, --cover=PATH

    Cover to use.

-o, --video

    Open a video project adding the URIs given on the command line.

-i, --image=PATH

    Uri of an image file or a cue file to be burnt (autodetected).

-e, --empty

    Force brasero to display the project selection page.

-b, --blank

    Open the blank disc dialog.

-k, --check

    Open the check disc dialog.

-n, --ncb

    Open a data project with the contents of burn:/// URI.

-r, --burn-and-remove-project=PATH

    Burn the specified project and REMOVE it.

-g, --debug

    Display debug statements on stdout.


    X display to use.

-?, --help

    Show summary of options.

-v, --version

    Show version of program.


Brasero manual page was written by Philippe Rouquier <> and Luis Medinas <>.