Questions relating to blu-ray hardware and burning

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Bluray video editing and recording

Is there any software that can enable me to edit and record Bluray video discs? I have a camcorder that records AVCHD video, and I wanted to create Bluray video disks of the recorded footage. How can ...
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MakeMKV libbdplus - How to play 2013 / 2014 BD+ Discs?

I have a Bluray of Star Trek Into Darkness (2013). Is there any way to play this legally bought bluray on my ubuntu computer? I found something here: ...
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using `growisofs` to burn a blu-ray from an .ISO

In using growisofs to burn a blank Blu-Ray disk from an .ISO file I encounter the following error. /dev/dvdrw: media is not recognized as recordable DVD How do I resolve this problem? The ...
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Acer C720, Crouton and an external blu-ray player?

Okay everybody be patient with me as I am not a computer geek, or genius. My question is if I installed Ubuntu on my chromebook can I use an external blu ray player to play blu ray movies? If so, what ...
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Watching Bluray disks

How do I watch blu-ray disks in ubuntu 14.04 (or 12.02)? I have libdplus installed and I have libbluray but I know that they aren't enough. Is there a way to do that right now? In the year 2014?
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Burn PLayable Blu-Ray

I want to convert and burn multiple videos to a blu-ray disc that contains a menu and is playable on any standalone BD player. What should I use? I currently have Ubuntu 14.04 installed.
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Is there windows Bluray player software that runs on wine in Ubuntu 13.10

I'm looking for bluray player software that I can run through wine in Ubuntu 13.10. I don't mind paid software. The reason I'm looking for WINE and not native is that, as far as I can tell, there are ...
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VLC blu-ray error

I have downloaded VLC player but it says this Blu-Ray error: Path doesn't appear to be a bluray Your input can't be opened: VLC is unable to open the MRL 'bluray:///dev/dvd'. Check the log for ...
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Blu-rays don't work on vlc

I have a Panasonic UJ-120 BD-ROM Drive and I also have KEYDB.cfg in ~/.config/aacs. However when I try to play the bluray in vlc it says Bluray Error: AACS: MMC Failed. What do I do?
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Can't Play new Redbox BluRay Rentals

I can get my old blu rays to work. But all the new redbox stuff won't play in vlc. here is the error I'm getting. Blu-Ray error: Your system AACS decoding library does not work. Missing Keys? ...
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Folder Inclusion/Streaming

Edited: When I used Windows - I used Nero Media Home Essentials 4 to stream my videos to my LG Bluray player. All I did was click "Add Share" and select my "Movies" folder - then it showed up on my ...
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Bluray drive not responding when inserting a disk

Problem: I am trying to play a bluray disk on my Sony Vaio Laptop running Ubuntu 12.04.2. I have tried many tutorials on how to do this and actually I was able to play 1 scene once. But after reboot ...
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Does Zbox AD03 work fine with Ubuntu and XBMC?

I have a Zotac ZBOX AD03 (bluray) currently installed with Windows. I would like to pass to Linux and I would like to try Ubuntu. Does anybody of you has hints / tips / warning to provide? Is the ...
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Is there a abcde equivalent for DVD/Blu-Ray Discs?

When I converted my CD collection to mp3 several years ago, I used abcde. The workflow basically went like this: Insert CD Run abcde abcde ejects the disc Repeat I'm looking for a similar workflow ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 fails to recognise my blu-ray drive

This blu-ray drive was working fine in Windows (before Windows became corrupted and I used the opportunity to move to Linux). I have checked SATA connections and the drive is picked up by the BIOS ...
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Blu-ray player?

I'd like to play bluray discs in my laptop. I found the official documentation, and there it's explained that one should use mplayer and ffmpeg. Looking at the repositories, there exist two different ...
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Playing Blu-ray using VLC

I've been searching for a way to play Blu-ray using VLC on Ubuntu 12.04 64bit and all of them tell me that I've to somehow rip the disk into .mkv format then play it. But today, I found a page with ...
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How to play Bluray? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I watch Blu-ray discs? How can i play Bluray discs on Ubuntu 12.04 64bit? When i put the disc in my laptop it doesn't even get mounted. jeggy@localhost:~$ ...
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How to burn a BLU-RAY disc in a DVD-R?

I have a BLU-RAY disc of my project. I need rip this to my HD and burn this content in a DVD-R. Its possible?
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How do I avoid files being compressed when burning a Blu-Ray disc? [closed]

On Windows 7 or Mac OS Lion I can burn a directory structure to a blu-ray disc without problems, it's browsable just like any directory structure. But how do I achieve this on Ubuntu? growisofs -Z ...
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Can I install ubuntu from a blu-ray disc?

I only have blank blu-ray discs around , if i burn the iso to one of them would i be able to boot from it and install ubuntu? I would rather not burn the disc without being sure, they cost quite a ...
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Is blu-ray writing support reliable yet?

Blu-ray writers have reduced in price a lot recently, but there are few success stories on the web about writing blu-ray disks using Ubuntu (and the same goes for GNU/Linux in general). Are any of ...
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How can I convert a .m2ts to .mkv?

Does anyone know of an application that allows me to convert an m2ts file to mkv or some other format? Preferably something that allows me to convert it directly, rather than convert the whole Blu-ray ...
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How do I play HD video without it stuttering?

I want play a Blu Ray Video from my hard drive with Boxee, but it chokes all the time. I've tried to play it with others video players but it is the same. I think that is a 10gb .mkv file with 10Gb. ...
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Any way to easily rip blu-ray disks?

I've seen the documentation on Blu-Ray Restricted formats here but I'm looking to see if anyone has come up with an easy solution yet? Also it would be awesome if someone knows of any type of program ...
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How can I watch Blu-ray discs?

I've got a Blu-ray drive and I'd like to be able to use it to watch movies under Ubuntu.