Converting .MOV files
daniel.mons at iinet.net.au
Tue Jun 2 13:46:50 BST 2009
> G'day All,
> I have some old video files that are in .MOV. I can of course play them
> with Ubuntu, but can anyone tell me if there's a way to convert .MOV
> files to say .MPEG, .OGG or, even better, straight to DVD format so I
> can watch them on my telly using my DVD player (plays just about
> everything except .mov files)?
If you're not anti-non-free codecs, consider the Medibuntu project:
Guides are on the site to add the repositories to your software update
sources, and from there install new files for
Other useful tools for converting video include AVIDemux, mencoder,
transcode and VLC. All are available in the default repos.
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