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read the content info of a DVD


lsdvd [ options ] [-t track_number] [dvd path]

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An application for reading the contents of a DVD and printing the contents to your terminal and dump for further processing in external applications.

formatting options


Dump output human readable (default setting).


Dump output as a Perl hash. (Using -p is deprecated).


Dump output as Python.


Dump output in Ruby format.


Dump output in XML.


lsdvd is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.

options for extra information


Dump information about audio streams.


Dump information about cells.


Dump information about angles (video layers).


Dump chapter information.


Dump subpicture information (e.g. subtitles).


Dump palette information.


Dump video information.


Dump all information.

other options


Display help.


Quiet output - do not summarize output.


Display version information.


lsdvd was written by Chris Philips. <acid_kewpie[:at:]users.sourceforge[:dot:]net>

This manual page was written by Moritz Muehlenhoff <jmm[:at:]inutil[:dot:]org> for the Debian GNU/Linux system (but may be used by others).

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