VOB to a playable DVD
phhs80 at gmail.com
Sat Dec 10 10:21:52 UTC 2005
On 12/10/05, john bray <jmblin at comcast.net> wrote:
> > > > > I have a VOB file to record as a video DVD. I have tried dvdstyler,
> > > > > qdvdauthor and varsha, but always with no success. With varsha, I do
> > > > > get a playable DVD, but it does not stop at the end of the disk, when
> > > > > played with Kaffeine. Could someone please suggest me a different
> > > > > program to try?
> > > >
> > > > Have you tried dvdauthor directly? I think most, if not all of the above are
> > > > just GUI frontends. You'll need to manually create the XML for dvdauthor as
> > > > well as the menu(s), if you want them.
> > > >
> > > > Is there a setting in Kaffeine that's looping the video? Though you can make a
> > > > DVD set up to just continually loop.
> > >
> > > Thanks, Patrick. Actually, I am not wanting to insert menus, but, even
> > > so, I am not able to create the XML file for dvdauthor. (Too
> > > complicated to me!) Kaffeine is not set to continuously loop.
> > I'm just starting out on the long quest to author some DVDs using
> > video I shot with a Sony DVDcam. My problem is, I slog through a howto
> > or a magazine article (Linux Journal has some recent articles on the
> > topic), then sit back and scratch my head wondering where the hell to
> > start. I want to do some very basic stuff, but I can't seem to get out
> > of the starting blocks. Nothing I'm running across is intuitive; it's
> > like The Gimp in motion. I guess it's just gonna take me some time to
> > become acclimated to the lexicon of DVD creation. I'll keep
> > digging...
> > Until then, I'm keenly interested in responses to Paul's request,
> > because I'd like to do the very same thing he wants.
> just catching up on some list reading, so apologies if its already been
> you might wish to try qdvdauthor -- http://qdvdauthor.sf.net
> its very close to first beta -- days away just now. and varol is
> working hard to get it ready.
> there are a couple of tricks for FC that i would be glad to share if you
> need help getting it going in the current CVS version.
Thanks, John. Qdvdauthor is problematic, since when I inserted a
movie, it said "Please wait", and I waited, waited, waited... and
after a few days, I gave up.
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