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I have a movie I would like to copy to a DVD so that it can be played on my friends DVD player.

The movie is in .AVi format

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iDVD might be able to do it.

Check out this article for more info:
iDVD: Using .AVI Files in iDVD

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Check out a program called MPEG Streamclip. Works like a charm.

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ideally I would like a program that converts and burns the DVD. I found a program called visualhub but it is not very reliable

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did you try iDVD and get an error?

i know i've burned avi filed with iDVD, conversion just takes a while, and i'd assume some codecs might be impossible with iDVD.

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Toast by Rioxio might do the trick for you
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