Second pass dvd rip... The set of commands was too long, so I had to separate them into two.

mencoder dvd://<title> -dvd-device <device> -aid 128 -info srcform='ripped by mencoder' -oac mp3lame -lameopts abr:br=128 -ovc xvid -xvidencopts pass=2:bitrate=-700000 -ofps 30000/1001 -o '<outputfile.avi>'
This set of commands will rip a dvd title using a 2 pass mencoder xvid encode. It will provide a great quality rip. It will rip as close to 700MB as possible. (note the bitrate of -700000) Enjoy!

By: din7
2009-07-19 20:53:54

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How do i find out what to put in and ?
vinnie_ · 680 weeks and 3 days ago
well... let me try this again. How do i find out what to put in <title> and <device> ?
vinnie_ · 680 weeks and 3 days ago
You can use lsdvd to list the contents of the dvd, and device should be something along the lines of /dev/dvd, or /dev/cdrom, or even /dev/sr0.
din7 · 680 weeks and 1 day ago
also you can use -dvd-device /path/to/iso or alhocol mdf
bornbewild · 655 weeks ago

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