[SATLUG] Re: Wall-E

Todd W. Bucy toddwbucy at grandecom.net
Wed Dec 31 15:28:04 CST 2008

Sean I wrote:
>> On Wed, Dec 31, 2008 at 10:31 AM,  <satlug-request at satlug.org> wrote:
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>>> Date: Tue, 30 Dec 2008 17:58:41 -0600
>>> From: "Todd W. Bucy" <toddwbucy at grandecom.net>
>>> Subject: [SATLUG] concerning DVD archiving and Mythtv
>>> To: "The San Antonio Linux User's Group Mailing List"
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>>> in the last few months I have noticed that it has become increasing
>>> difficult to copy to hard drive (for personal archival purposes of
>>> course) some newer movies.  This is especially true for movies released
>>> by that Rat from Florida. To be clear I am not attempting to transcode
>>> but am doing a ISO copy of the entire DVD.  Furthermore I know that this
>>> works on my system as I just copied Horton Hears a Who (a twentieth
>>> century fox release) however when I tried to do a copy of Wall-E
>>> (released by the Rat and Pixar).  Has anyone else had such difficulties
>>> with Disney movies? if so is there a way around this issue?
>>> thanks in advance
>>> Todd
>> --
> One of the guys here at work cannot copy his copy of Monsters Inc (i
> dunno if that is pixar/disney). he cannot watch it on his older DVD
> player so he was going to dump it to the computer and reburn it (nice
> copy no scratches).  That wont let him either.  It sucks when the copy
> protection wont let you watch your own stuff...
> Sean
yeah monsters inc was put out by Pixar and the Rat. and yes it does suck 
that companies like disney and sony are pushing their customers (like 
me) into the grey market to watch their movies.


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