LinuxQuestions.org
Review your favorite Linux distribution.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Software
User Name
Password
Linux - Software This forum is for Software issues.
Having a problem installing a new program? Want to know which application is best for the job? Post your question in this forum.

Notices


Reply
  Search this Thread
Old 04-22-2004, 12:47 AM   #1
nrunge
Member
 
Registered: Oct 2003
Distribution: Debian Woody (2.4.22)
Posts: 182

Rep: Reputation: 30
converting avi to vcd


There is a nice tutorial at: http://www.satlug.org/~bigjnsa/vcd-linux.htm. However when I try the first command I get this error.

++ WARN: [lav2wav] Input file killbill.avi is not in JPEG 4:2:2 or 4:2:0 format
**ERROR: [lav2wav] Input file(s) have no audio, use the -r option to generate silence
**ERROR: [mp2enc] EOF in WAV header
**ERROR: [mp2enc] failure reading WAV file

It looks to me like there are different kinds of .avi files. Does anyone else know another way I can use Linux to convert an avi to a VCD compatible file?
 
Old 04-22-2004, 03:07 AM   #2
spurious
Member
 
Registered: Apr 2003
Location: Vancouver, BC
Distribution: Slackware, Ubuntu
Posts: 558

Rep: Reputation: 31
You might want to try Linux Media: transcoding divx to svcd, vcd, cvcd etc. under Linux.

The author of the site wrote a convenient script called divx2vcd to save you some trouble.
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
avi to vcd mjenkins Linux - Software 1 02-16-2004 10:47 PM
.AVI -> VCD + subtitiles from .txt ?? h8r Linux - Software 0 12-29-2003 08:25 AM
please suggest an avi to VCD converting tool...!! JIV Linux - Newbie 1 10-30-2003 08:43 AM
converting *.avi file to *.vcd (or svcd) zstingx Linux - General 1 10-07-2003 07:44 AM
Converting avi to mpg OR creating an SVCD from an avi MasterC Linux - Software 5 03-28-2003 06:42 AM

LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Software

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:51 PM.

Main Menu
Advertisement
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration