[mythtv-users] Many new dvd's not working

David Snider dsnider at thesniderpad.com
Sun Jul 11 04:06:17 UTC 2010

On Jul 10, 2010, at 7:54 PM, jedi wrote:

>    mplayer's dumpstream option works pretty good for most disks. I've
> worked with a large number of disks and had show stopper problems with
> only a few. 

One trick that's worked very well for me is to use the -sb 2048000 option on the dvd... that seems to fix most of the "showstoppers" I've had.  For example, 
$ mplayer dvd://1 -sb 2048000 -dumpstream -dumpfile <filename>

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