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Identify DVD Recording Format

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'chris'
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Identify DVD Recording Format

hi

Howto identify using linux DVD media recording format, I mean -R or +R ?
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Steven E. Protter
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Re: Identify DVD Recording Format

Shalom,

Generally on the DVD blanks, I look at the package and read the label.

If you are talking about commercial software/media on DVD that is another matter.

There appears to be and identification utility in the tools listed here:

http://www.linux.com/news/software/multimedia/8250-convert-any-video-file-to-dvd-with-open-source-tools

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Goran Koruga
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Re: Identify DVD Recording Format

Hello.

dvd+rw-mediainfo shall identify it for you.

Regards,
Goran
'chris'
Super Advisor

Re: Identify DVD Recording Format

Thx, dvd+rw-mediainfo seems to be what I'm looking for.
'chris'
Super Advisor

Re: Identify DVD Recording Format

BTW howto identify a kind of protection mechanisms?
P Muralidhar Kini
Honored Contributor

Re: Identify DVD Recording Format

Hi chris,

Is this what you are looking for
http://techtrickz.com/download/find-out-the-copy-protection-used-on-cddvdblu-ray-with-burnout/

Regards,
Murali
Let There Be Rock - AC/DC
P Muralidhar Kini
Honored Contributor

Re: Identify DVD Recording Format

Hi Chris,

The following link talks about a tool to find out the protection
mechanism.

http://forums.debian.net/viewtopic.php?f=10&t=51063
&
http://www.makemkv.com/

Regards,
Murali
Let There Be Rock - AC/DC