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Brasero is a application to burn CD/DVD for the Gnome Desktop.

  • Linux

Brasero is a application to burn CD/DVD for the Gnome Desktop. It is designed to be as simple as possible and has some unique features to enable users to create their discs easily and quickly.


Supports multiple backends: cdrtools, growisofs and libburn(optional). More Info »

Data CD/DVD More Info »

supports edition of discs contents (remove/move/rename files inside directories)
can burn data CD/DVD on the fly
automatic filtering for unwanted files (hidden files, broken/recursive symlinks, files not conforming to joliet standard, ...)
supports multisession
supports joliet extension
can write the image to the hard drive
can check disc file integrity

Audio CD

write CD-TEXT information (automatically found thanks to gstreamer)
supports the edition of CD-TEXT information
can burn audio CD on the fly
can use all audio files handled by Gstreamer local installation (ogg, flac, mp3, ...)
can search for audio files inside dropped folders
full edition of silences between tracks

CD/DVD copy

can copy a CD/DVD to the hard drive
can copy CD and DVD on the fly
supports single-session data DVD
supports any kind of CD


erase CD/DVD
can save/load projects
can burn CD/DVD images and cue files
song, image and video previewer
device detection thanks to HAL

file change notification (requires kernel > 2.6.13)
a customisable GUI (when used with GDL)
supports Drag and Drop / Cut'n'Paste from nautilus (and others apps)
can use files on a network as long as the protocol is handled by gnome-vfs
can search for files thanks to beagle (search is based on keywords or on file type)
can display a playlist and its contents (note that playlists are automatically searched through beagle)
all disc IO is done asynchronously to prevent the application from blocking More Info »


CD/DVD Tools

Link to official Brasero site

Official Website
Brasero was added by mmeixide in Apr 2009 and the lastest update was made in Feb 2015. There is a history of activites on Brasero in our Change Log and Activity Log. It's possible to update the information on Brasero or report it as discontinued, duplicated or spam. If you want a nice widget to put on your website check these out.
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