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Old 06-09-2005, 04:44 PM   #1
EOHooligan
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Get an error when using dd to make an ISO of a DVD


This is what occurs:

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dd if=/dev/hdc of=/mnt/captive-ntfs/athf.iso
dd: reading `/dev/hdc': Input/output error
1424+0 records in
1424+0 records out
The DVD is copy protected. Is this the source of the problem?
 
Old 06-09-2005, 05:45 PM   #2
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First of all, that might be the problem about it being copyrighted.
Secondly, why are you using dd?
 
Old 06-09-2005, 05:55 PM   #3
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Seemed like the quickest solution, as I haven't found any other software that'll make an ISO out of the disc. Any recommendations on that?
 
Old 06-09-2005, 08:52 PM   #4
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Briefly play the DVD first with a player that has libdvdcss, this will authenticate the drive and then you'll be able use dd to image it. Note: your iso will still contain encrypted files.

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