[mythtv-users] Cannot Import DVD
johnnyjboss at gmail.com
Mon Mar 22 16:57:41 UTC 2010
On Mon, Mar 22, 2010 at 10:26 AM, Andrew <mythtv at heathsworld.com> wrote:
> On Mon, Mar 22, 2010 at 7:42 AM, Brian Wood <beww at beww.org> wrote:
>> On Sunday 21 March 2010 10:29:47 pm Andrew wrote:
>> > > It's not nearly as grim as that. Although there are particular
>> > > and batches of movies that are particularly problematic. And it's not
>> > > always
>> > > the copy protection that's the problem. Sometime's the disk faults are
>> > > genuine
>> > > errors that are the result of cutrate production.
>> > >
>> > > The AnyDVD forums are a great source for information on why exactly
>> > > you're
>> > > having trouble with a particular disk.
>> > >
>> > > Disney in particular seems to be particularly bad.
>> > It actually just a TV series disc. I can just use AnyDVD to rip to ISO
>> > then mount that in mythtv. I was just hoping there was an easier way
>> > could make use of the DVD import function and not have to involve
>> > I thought if libdvdcss could read it, then it would rip too. I
>> > the complexities of the schemes these days... Thanks for everyone's
>> Have you tried the Linux version of Handbrake? You wind up with an h264
>> file of
>> the main title, which takes up less room than an mpeg2 rip.
> No I have not but it looks very interesting. Wish it was in the repo but
> will try the rpm.
> I went and read the FAQ at the handbrake website and it says that they are
about conversion not stripping copy protection.
Luckily there's no big call in my home for watching DVD's.
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