Found at: http://www.kinodv.org/article/print/128/-1/8/
I recently bought the Canon MVX1S digital camcorder and wanted to try and copy the tape to my computer running Gentoo. I was all set for many evenings of kernel compiling and general messing about but no...
Installed dvgrab, ran it and hey presto I have the video on my system. Next to edit the video, installed kino, which crashed! Ah, here we go....
Updated a few of the required libraries (libdv was one of them I think) and hey presto. What a fantastic peice of software. In no time I was clipping and applying special effects.
Thank you all developers of dvgrab and kino. This means I won't have to resort to Windows.