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When trying to rip a DVD, it freezes after 30 minutes.
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By the way, what Ubuntu release are you using? –  Mitch Jul 4 '12 at 20:30
    
Happy July 4th! –  Mitch Jul 4 '12 at 20:39
    
Also take a look at this: dvd::rip –  Mitch Jul 4 '12 at 20:44
    
oneiric Also, I'm pretty sure I've done enough de-css stuff to allow me to rip my encrypted dvds. –  John Baber Jul 5 '12 at 1:00
    
The latest DVD copy protections aren't done with CSS but with bad sectors on the DVD that make ripping programs crash. –  Béné Jul 5 '12 at 16:28

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That might be a bug in the software. Have you tried using a different application? I use Handbrake and have only had good experiences so far. (They don't have a dev for 12.04 yet, but the 11.10 version works perfectly on 12.04.)

If your DVD is copy protected Handbrake will most likely also fail. To still make a copy of your DVD you could try this slightly more complicated method.

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It would be nicer if you write the name of the app that you are using.

Anyway use Handbrake, this application is modern and supports a much more efficient and scalable codec, Handbrake also support the old AVI container for some legacy use like ripping a file for playing it in your video player that only accept AVI files.

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The name of the app I'm using is dvdrip. Is dvd::rip something different? –  John Baber Jul 5 '12 at 1:00

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