Error Couldn’t open DVD device: /dev/dvd (No such file or directory)

Below error appears when creating a avi out of a DVD, is an mencoder error: MEncoder 1.1-4.8 (C) 2000-2012 MPlayer Team libdvdread: Can't stat /dev/dvd No such file or directory libdvdread: Could not open /dev/dvd Couldn't open DVD device: /dev/dvd (No such file or directory) No stream found to handle url dvd://2 Cannot open file/device. … Continue reading Error Couldn’t open DVD device: /dev/dvd (No such file or directory)

Fedora 14 – Set back resolution to hi-res after install from DVD

When you install Fedora 14 from DVD, it installs in the low res display mode. To enhance that mode to high after installation, do following steps: # cd /etc/X11 # rm xorg.conf # cd /boot/grub # vi grub.conf and delete the nomodeset from the kernel boot lines. :wq You will now find it boots into … Continue reading Fedora 14 – Set back resolution to hi-res after install from DVD