[ubuntu-studio-devel] DVD authoring software

Ross Gammon retail at the-gammons.net
Fri Mar 11 21:29:33 UTC 2016

On 03/10/2016 08:23 PM, Len Ovens wrote:
> devede is no longer a part of the ubuntu repos being old and suffering
> bitrot as well, but there is a rewrite called devedeng that is up to
> date and uses modern versions of GTK for example. While it is available
> from a PPA it does not seem to be in the debian or ubuntu repos. If it
> is any good getting it there would be a first step.

devedeng is already in the archive (Debian and Ubuntu), confusingly
keeping the old devede name. See changelog for 4.3-1:

> Bombono has been suggested to me and is available in our repos. I have
> downloaded it and it does start :)  I don't really know how to begin
> using it, but it does do menuing although there do not seem to be
> templates to make it easier for a newby (like me) to begin using it. For
> someone with more experience lack of templates may be a plus. I was able
> to put three videos in a project, add a menu and make a DVD file system.
> VLC seems to present me with (my very crude) menu and play whichever
> video I select.

Bombono-dvd is in Ubuntu, an attempt was made to get it into Debian, but
it seems to have stalled for some reason. Alessio was maintaining it,
but I know he is very busy these days. So if we want to seed it, we
would probably have to start maintaining it ourselves, or try and finish
getting it into the Debian Multimedia Team.

There are some other potentials on this page (but it takes some sifting

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