Blu-Ray No Valid Source Found

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BaturalNoobs
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Blu-Ray No Valid Source Found

Post by BaturalNoobs » Mon Jan 02, 2017 6:00 pm

I'm unable to find a valid source on a Blu-Ray. For this example I'm using Disney's Cars. Steps to reproduce:

- Open Handbrake
- Click Source
- Click the Blu-ray (appears as CARS_USA)
- Click Open
- I get the error message "No Valid Source Found"

I've tried clicking on multiple files inside the Blu-ray including:

- BDMV
- BDMV/index.bdmv
- BDMV/MovieObject.bdmv
- BDMV/PLAYLIST/00001.mpls
- BDMV/STREAM/0011.m2ts

After each of these I also get the "No Valid Source Found" error.

How can I select a valid source?

P.S. I'm running:
- macOS 10.12.3
- Handbrake 1.0.1
- MakeMKV 1.10.4 with license
- MakeMKV's libaacs.dylib and libbdplus.dylib symlinked to ~/lib

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s55
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Re: Blu-Ray No Valid Source Found

Post by s55 » Mon Jan 02, 2017 6:10 pm

Run it though MakeMKV first. We don't support any attempt to use 3rd party libraries with HandBrake as more often than not, people run into problems and they don't work right.

BaturalNoobs
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Re: Blu-Ray No Valid Source Found

Post by BaturalNoobs » Mon Jan 02, 2017 6:57 pm

That worked - thank you.

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