cdbackup and cdrestore are a pair of utilities designed to facilitate streaming backup to and from CD-R(W) disks. Specifically, they were designed to work with dump/restore, but tar/cpio/whatever you want should work, so long as it writes to stdout for backups and reads from stdin for restores.
Interface: Command Line
Associated Programs
cpio GNU cpio -- a program to manage archives of files
Dump 4.4bsd dump and restore for ext2 filesystems
wodim command line CD/DVD writing tool
Available deb Repositories (how-to add a respository)
Debian 32-bit 64-bit
stable 0.7.0-5 0.7.0-5
testing 0.7.0-5 0.7.0-5
sid 0.7.0-5 0.7.0-5

Ubuntu 32-bit 64-bit
lucid 0.7.0-5 0.7.0-5
precise 0.7.0-5 0.7.0-5

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