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Media information from DVD .iso/.img Possible?!?

Posted: Thu Sep 15, 2005 10:25 pm
by iolaus
Hey,

Just wondering if it is possible to extract media information from an .iso or .img file of a dvd. I'm working on a system to catalog my movies which I've ripped to HD,some of which are in .iso and .img format, and was hoping I might be able to harness the power of getid3 to retrieve media details from those files.

Thanks for a great utility!

-Ryan

Posted: Sat Sep 17, 2005 7:17 am
by Allan Hansen
Not without mounting them.

Posted: Mon Sep 19, 2005 4:01 pm
by iolaus
Possible if I did mount them?

Posted: Mon Sep 19, 2005 9:59 pm
by Allan Hansen
Sure.

Then you are just analysing normal files.

Posted: Sun Nov 06, 2005 4:40 am
by iolaus
I've finally gotten around to implementing this but I still can not figure out how to read the media information from a mounted DVD with getID3. I have access to the full VIDEO_TS folder including .VOBs, .IFOs, .BUPs, etc. Is there any way I can analyze one of these files to retrieve data like audio/video bitrate, audio codec, resolution, etc?

Thanks,
Ryan