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Old 04-05-2004, 05:49 AM   #1
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dvd playback

i cannot play any dvd on my pc. is it a software matter? what should i use?
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this is the library that sorts the encryption problem

it doesn't ship with any version of linux due to legal problems
Old 04-05-2004, 05:59 AM   #3
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have you installed libdvdcss, libdvdplay and libdvdread? also what distro are you using and what dvd playback software?
Old 04-05-2004, 06:25 AM   #4
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i'm running fedora core1. i've tried both mplayer and totem. i'm going to download and install the libraries you point out and i'll get back.
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