[ubuntu-uk] Video and DVD creation ....

michael ubuntu at bigmassiveheed.co.uk
Wed Nov 3 22:21:01 GMT 2010

I used the tovid out of the repo's

sudo apt-get install tovid

and had to re-remember how to use the thing :D

The following forum post jogged my memory a bit:



On 03/11/10 21:39, Barry Drake wrote:
> On Wed, 2010-11-03 at 19:14 +0000, michael wrote:
>> Agree with you about PiTiVi, excellent front end but poor rendering.
> Since posting, I tried OpenShot and it seems to be a good GUI with good
> rendering.  I may be using that in future to make the edit (from
> captures under Kino) followed by burning under DeVeDe.  The latter has a
> facility to input vob files so it doesn't have to render, and OpenShot
> can make a vob ....  It is worth tweaking DeVeDe for best results.  The
> fast renders are only OK, the slower ones are noticeably better.
> My general comment is probably that apps that can make a fair video clip
> for You-Tube are not up to making DVD's.
> I failed to get the tovid scripts to work properly - but I have to admit
> to lack of patience in setting up.  DeVeDe was really easy!

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