[Ffmpeg-devel] Encoding files for iPod from VOB

Michael Niedermayer michaelni
Thu May 18 11:22:57 CEST 2006


On Wed, May 17, 2006 at 06:11:36PM -0700, Anthony N. Frasso wrote:
> Thanks for your help in advance.
> My goal for the last month or so has been to take
> several of my DVDs and rip them to files that I can
> view on my iPod.  I've been successful in getting the
> VOB files, but whether it's QuickTime Pro, mencoder or
> ffmpeg, I just haven't seemed to be successful thus
> far in encoding the mp4 or m4v files necessary to view
> it on the iPod.

both mencoder & ffmpeg can generate mp4 files which work on the ipod

> In any case, I was able to successfully download from
> cvs and build ffmpeg last night.  However, it seems
> unable to decode the VOB files:

./configure --enable-a52


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