How the heck do you burn a VCD?
Michael C. Shultz
ringworm01 at gmail.com
Thu Nov 24 05:45:00 GMT 2005
On Wednesday 23 November 2005 21:20, Louis LeBlanc wrote:
> Hey folks. This may be slightly OT, but I just downloaded the
> StarWreck spoof (http://www.starwreck.com), and I'd like to get it
> burned to a VCD. It's in xvid/avi format, and I'm not sure what's the
> best way to burn this. with the following:
> burncd -f /dev/acd1 -d vcd star_wreck_in_the_pirkinning_subtitled_xvid.avi
> but it doesn't seem to play anywhere - not even my FreeBSD box - which
> is the only machine I can get the avi file to play in the first place
> (MacOs X & Windoze won't play it). How's that for FreeBSD being a
> better multimedia box?
> I have checked the disk, and it *does* appear to have been burned - so
> this is a coaster now. I'm guessing I just didn't understand the
> burncd manpage in regards to vcd burning. I also couldn't find
> anything but 'doze and MacOs X commercial software ads on google, even
> though I required either "FreeBSD" or "Linux" in my search.
> Anyway, I'm really a newbie with this vcd stuff, so a little leg up
> would be appreciated.
Look in the handbook under opticle drives on how to make ISO's
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