LinuxQuestions.org
Latest LQ Deal: Latest LQ Deals
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 06-28-2004, 04:57 PM   #1
inline.skater
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Jun 2004
Distribution: Mandrake Linux 10.0
Posts: 13

Rep: Reputation: 0
DVD Backup


I have been looking for software that can backup my DVD's, but I haven't found anything. I need to find something that copies the DVD, and something to burn it. I'm not trying to do anything illegal, I just wanna make backup copies of my DVD's just in case.
 
Old 06-28-2004, 05:30 PM   #2
Tinkster
Moderator
 
Registered: Apr 2002
Location: earth
Distribution: slackware by choice, others too :} ... android.
Posts: 23,067
Blog Entries: 11

Rep: Reputation: 917Reputation: 917Reputation: 917Reputation: 917Reputation: 917Reputation: 917Reputation: 917Reputation: 917
http://vobcopy.org/
http://fy.chalmers.se/~appro/linux/DVD+RW/



Cheers,
Tink
 
Old 06-28-2004, 05:37 PM   #3
Electro
LQ Guru
 
Registered: Jan 2002
Posts: 6,042

Rep: Reputation: Disabled
There is transcode, dvd::rip, and mplayer's mencoder. The best one I think is dvd::rip, but you need transcode to make it work. If you have KDE 3.1 or newer, you can use K3B. It should help you make a DVD. Right now DVD-R or DVD+R can only hold about 4 gigabytes, so you may have to split it to two DVD discs or lower the MPEG-2 bitrate. If you want those fancy menus, you have to do some searching. You have to also worry about brand and what type of DVD format will work the best in your DVD player.
 
  


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
DVD Backup AquaInferno Linux - Software 3 09-05-2005 01:19 PM
Backup DVD computerdude Linux - Software 1 08-30-2005 10:02 PM
DVD Backup? carlosinfl Linux - Software 1 07-25-2005 02:03 PM
DVD backup gianh Linux - Software 2 10-13-2004 10:05 PM
data backup on CD RW or DVD+RW frannack Linux - Software 1 04-10-2004 01:21 AM

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

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:38 AM.

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
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration