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How can I extract still images (jpeg?) from a VOB video file?

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This is possible with transcode:

transcode -x mpeg2 -i video.vob -y im -F jpg -w 100 -o images 

-F of course is the output, -w is the quality, -i the video file, -x the transcoding. -o is the output base name. For more see the manual page. Also have a look at transcode export

Installation:

sudo apt-get transcode
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Thank you. I'm going to get to work. Will mark as answered when I come out the other side. – naftalimich May 9 '13 at 23:28
    
cool! if it does not please comment! – Rinzwind May 9 '13 at 23:28
    
Perfect! The only thing I added was -o [outputFile] because the default output location is /dev/null – naftalimich May 10 '13 at 0:43
    
I'll amend that now :D – Rinzwind May 10 '13 at 0:43

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