[TriLUG] Family home video dvd Question
jim at neuse.net
Thu Dec 25 08:30:55 EST 2008
A very merry Christmas to you as well, and God bless all whether you use
vi or emacs.
From: trilug-bounces at trilug.org [mailto:trilug-bounces at trilug.org] On
Behalf Of James Jones
Sent: Thursday, December 25, 2008 6:57 AM
To: Triangle Linux Users Group General Discussion
Subject: Re: [TriLUG] Family home video dvd Question
Thanks for the link. I will check it out after the madness of Christmas
Merry Christmas to all and a very happy new year!
On Thu, Dec 25, 2008 at 12:34 AM, Matt Pusateri
<mpusateri at wickedtrails.com> wrote:
> If I recall the site correctly (http://www.videohelp.com/dvdplayers )
> This site used to list what type of media people had success with, as
> well as specs on different players. Hopefully I got the right site :)
> And Merry Christmas everyone and may you New Year be filled with
> Health, Prosperity, and gadgets(that run Linux of course)
> Matt P.
> On Dec 24, 2008, at 6:16 PM, James Jones wrote:
>> I burned some family videotapes to dvd. I used kino to edit the
>> digital video tapes, deeveedee to create the movie iso and k3b to
>> the dvd.
>> The DVD's play on multiple dvd players on computers, on most dvd
>> players but some family members have samsung dvd players. The known
>> playable dvd's will not play on the samsung dvd player. On the
>> internal dvd menu screen, it begins to load and immediately goes to
>> stop. No error message on internal screen and only a message on the
>> that says "This dvd cannot be played". ( or words to that effect ).
>> My thinking is that the player tests for some message to indicate
>> it is a commercially made dvd and if it doesn't see that , stops all
>> Anyone that knows what is going on give me a clue. And if anyone
>> how to make dvds playable on player's that doesn't want to play
>> homemades, please educate me.
>> Jc Jones
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