[FFmpeg-user] Can FFmpeg fetch a title from a DVD?

Carl Eugen Hoyos cehoyos at ag.or.at
Wed Jan 6 11:14:34 CET 2016

Andy Civil <andycivil <at> gmail.com> writes:

> I tried MPlayer, but I got an error; libdvdread 
> complained that it couldn't open the file with 
> libdvdcss.

This indicates a broken MPlayer build, you 
can try dvdnav:// instead of dvd://

> I'm guessing that FFmpeg can't do it, since I 
> got the alternative suggestions.

That is correct, mplayer -dumpstream is the 
suggested solution.

Carl Eugen

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