[vdr] How to turn a DVD into a regular VDR recording.

Rene linuxtv at hertell.com
Mon Mar 2 09:52:47 CET 2009


Carsten Koch wrote:
> My DVD player is not working at the moment, 
> so I want to watch a DVD on my VDR system in the living room.
> 
> In an earlier message on this list, somebody said that the
> DVD plugin is not working, so I did not waste any time trying.
> Also, my VDR PC does not have a DVD ROM anyway.
> 

[...snip...]

You should rip the dvd to an ISO image, and use for example the
dvdswitch-plugin. I guess the dvdswitch-plugin uses the DVD plugin
itself for playing the iso-image.

This works perfectly for me.

Regards,

René



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