Re: dvd and cd burning and ripping
On Friday 27 June 2008, Daniel Dalton wrote:
> What tools should I use for the following:
> - ripping a cd
> - burning a cd
> - ripping a dvd
> - burning a dvd
> I used "ripit" for ripping a cd, is this a good tool? It seemed to go
> quite slow, but was ok.
> - Will wodim burn audio cds? Is this the best tool to use?
> I ripped a dvd with 'dvdbackup' is this the correct way of ripping a
> dvd movie?
> Or are there better tools. I ended up with a video_ts folder with lots
> of files inside including vob files I could play with mplayer... So is
> this how you rip a dvd? If so how can I then burn it to a blank dvd
> disk? (So I can watch it on the dvd player on the tv?)
> I am blind, so I can only use gtk applications, eg. gnome ones and of
> course command line stuff.
> Thanks for any help,
> Daniel Dalton
ripping a dvd I use dvdrip, it rips the dvd then uses transcode to create
a file, mpeg, avi, ogg. I store them on a hard drive, mythtv box, to
view so I haven't burned to dvd any of them. xine is my current favorite
Precision Air Balance, Inc.