[mythtv-users] Ripping DVD's

Bruce Nordstrand brucen at ksl.com.au
Wed Mar 14 10:32:52 UTC 2007

Thanks William

I'll try one of the others out. I must admit that I am having trouble 
getting Medium to appear... I am installing everything I can find with 
no luck...

Oh, and luckily I have a 250Gb drive dedicated to TV :) This 80Gb is for 
video & music....


William Munson wrote:
> AFAIK the perfect is a bit-for-bit copy of your dvd. The other options 
> are for transcoding the file to a smaller .nuv (compressed) file.  The 
> different settings are for the amount of compression with smaller size = 
> worse picture quality. Try each setting and see which one provides "good 
> enough" picture quality. You should be able to reduce those files to 1-2 
> gig each.
> PS - If you also use this to record tv, you will need a new drive 
> sooner, rather than later :(
> _

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