[mythtv-users] Importing DVDs to Myth
reith at racores.com
Tue Jul 12 14:14:08 EDT 2005
At 01:53 PM 7/12/2005, you wrote:
>I know about the DVD rip module and it's nice for what it does :)
>Obviously what I'm describing below isn't for everyone. I'm after
>more of a DVD archive or DVD Jukebox like setup and while ripping
>DVDs is nice it doesn't keep all the functionality that I desire.
>I'm looking to see if anyone has put together a solution that imports
>(not rips) full DVDs into MythVideo. By import I mean the entire DVD
>to include all sound tracks, sub titles, menus, and video. I think
>I've seen some scripts that do this go by on the list but don't see
>them in the archives.
>My vision of a functional DVD Import would be:
>1) Copies the entire contents of the DVD (video, menus, all sound
>tracks, extras, and all subtitles) to the HDD
>2) Uses the imdb.pl or other means to identify the disc, get the
>cover art, and insert it into the MythVideo database
>3) Imported discs are immediately playable by browsing with MythVideo
>The import option might be found by navigating from MythTV Main
>Screen -> DVD -> DVD Import.
isn't this the functionality that was gotten by allowing playing of DVDs
from the ISO files? of course then you need to image the disks to create
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