Re: dumb question - dvd creation
On Sat, 09 Jul 2005 22:04:30 -0400, Hal Vaughan wrote:
> On Saturday 09 July 2005 09:35 pm, kamaraju kusumanchi wrote:
>> Rodney D. Myers wrote:
>> >I was just handed an dvd r/w player in exchange for work I've done..
>> >Not sure what I need to take a few mpg/avi movies, and create a dvd
>> >that would be viewable on the TV..
>> >Where would I start looking?
>> Hi Rodney
>> I am also interested in knowing the solution for this problem. If you
>> find out, could you please post your solution on to the group.
> Have either of you searched Google?
> I don't remember the sites, but at one time I had a number of bookmarks on
> this, and there were several sites. Searching for terms like dvd creation
> and linux, or dvd authoring and linux would be a good start. I'm not trying
> to be harsh, but Google is always a great starting point, unless you're not
> sure of which terms to search for.
I'd start by installing dvdrip (apt-get install dvdrip)
It requires things like transcode and/or mencoder but I think it resolves
all those for you.
Read all the docs and README files, they have a lot of info in them..