View Full Version : [ubuntu] Ripping DVDs

June 3rd, 2010, 11:01 PM
Well the title explains it.I installed the necessary codecs and packages to watch them and stuff like that. But how do i take it farther to rip them.When ever I try i get a an error or my laptop freezes up and the drive doesnt even spin.So far I have only tried dvd::rip and thoggen dvd ripper.Can anyone recommend a way to rip dvds.

June 4th, 2010, 12:26 AM
i would try different dvds.

if that doesn't work look for handbrake. I don't think it's in the repos so you'll have to search google.

June 4th, 2010, 12:28 AM
I've always had luck with Acid Rip myself.