[mythtv-users] Playing dvd images (iso) using xine

Robert Tsai rtsai1111 at comcast.net
Sat Aug 27 18:42:36 UTC 2005

On Sat, Aug 27, 2005 at 11:32:14AM -0700, Jason Mcmillon wrote:
> Like many other people on this list, I am trying to create a Myth
> DVD juke box.  I want to be able to create images (iso) of my dvd
> collection and be able to play them back in MythVideo with full
> menus. I have successfully created images using Scott's script below
> and using dvdshrink in windows (to make sure the problem isn't with
> the script).  I am having difficulty getting them to play in both
> MythVideo (by adding a new extension type .iso and .ISO) and from
> the command line using xine.
> When I try xine -pfhq --no-splash dvd://THOMAS_CROWN_AFFAIR_16X9.iso I get:

My cmdline for ISO files is:

	xine ... dvd:file.iso/

[Note the trailing slash.]

[Obviously insert leading '/' if you need to specify a full path to
the filename.]

I think the dvd:// is for an actual DVD drive or something.

> mythtv at mythbox ripped]$ xine -pfhq --no-splash
> dvd://THOMAS_CROWN_AFFAIR_16X9.iso
> This is xine (X11 gui) - a free video player v0.99.3.
> (c) 2000-2004 The xine Team.
> libdvdread: Using libdvdcss version 1.2.8 for DVD access
> libdvdread: Can't stat //THOMAS_CROWN_AFFAIR_16X9.iso
> No such file or directory
> xiTK received SIGSEGV signal, RIP.
> Aborted.

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