- Linux video ripping and encoding
- Audio recording
- CD packet writing on Linux
- CD ripping
- DVD ripping
Use a capable cdrom/cdrw/dvd drive for ripping! cdparanoia, for example, can get a lot more use out of a good device, especially with damaged or otherwise weird media.
Commandline ripping and encoding ∞
- DVD ripping (MPlayer)
- SoX can do format conversion and can split.
- FFmpeg can rip audio from videos.
- Merging mp3s (cat, lame, ffmpeg)