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Is there any package that allows me to rip the DVD and VCD to MP3. I have few DVD and VCDs that I would like to put into MP3 Disc. Recording in software like Audacity is not an option for me. Commandline or GUI that does not matter as long as it works

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Upvoted! I am testing sound converter, if it works I will request you to put it as answer and I will accept that! –  Stefano Mar 20 '13 at 12:53
    
I have no idea if this also works for vcd ;) –  Rinzwind Mar 20 '13 at 12:57
    
Thats why I will try to make sure that it works on vcd –  Stefano Mar 20 '13 at 12:59
    
does not work at all! Trying Format Factory with Wine! –  Stefano Mar 20 '13 at 21:47
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Usually if you can play media, then you can also extract and store (dump) its contents. This is what you would use for DVDs:

mplayer dvd://$SourceTrack -dvd-device "${SourceVtsPath}/${SourceVts}" -aid "128" -dumpaudio -dumpfile "$Outfile"

Searching online brings up the following example from the manual:

mplayer vcd://2 -cdrom-device /dev/hdc

The most simple way of getting MP3 output of the MP2 audio dump would be:

ffmpeg -i input.mp2 output.mp3

Or it wasn't standards compliant and you already have MP3.

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