How can I reduce the size of a mpeg file so that it maintains it's quality? My camera captures mpegs up to 8mb for less than 30 seconds it's just too big to do anything with online >-----Original Message----- >From: thelist-bounces at lists.evolt.org >[mailto:thelist-bounces at lists.evolt.org] On Behalf Of Charles >Sent: 19 August 2007 19:31 >To: thelist at lists.evolt.org >Subject: Re: [thelist] dvd grabber- recommendations? > > >> I've downloaded all four products and wil play around with >them to see >> what serves me best. > >The free ones work fine when they work, so there's no harm >starting with those. They just don't (and will never) work >with more and more recently-mastered discs. > >> Since a .VOB file is just a specialized MPEG-2 file... > >Kind of. They're constrained system streams, so not all >players that can play a "regular" MPEG-2 file (which are >program streams) can play them. > >Typically you never use individual VOB files directly, since >they're only up-to-1-GB chunks of a typically-larger whole. >Many applications will use the IFO (effectively, the disc's >table of contents) to open logical chunks o' content, which >often map to several VOB files. > >-- Charles > > >-- > >* * Please support the community that supports you. * * http://evolt.org/help_support_evolt/ For unsubscribe and other options, including the Tip Harvester and archives of thelist go to: http://lists.evolt.org Workers of the Web, evolt !