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Old 07-01-2010, 11:39 PM   #1
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Unhappy encryption on DVD, need libdvdcss.so.2?


so i wanted to watch a dvd on me Ubuntu and it doesnt work no matter wat...so later found out its because the DVD is encrypted and no package exists for it, thats y i cant watch it.

This puzzles me, y is it a shit DVD player can play it and Ubuntu cant?
 
Old 07-02-2010, 12:57 AM   #2
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RestrictedFormats/PlayingDVDs - Community Ubuntu Documentation - https://help.ubuntu.com/community/Re...ts/PlayingDVDs

Also try using complete words this isn't AOL chat or SMS.

You also should READ: How To Ask Questions The Smart Way - http://catb.org/esr/faqs/smart-questions.html
 
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Old 07-02-2010, 05:30 AM   #3
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Install libdvdcss, but know that it is illegal to do so in some places.
 
Old 07-03-2010, 06:03 AM   #4
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In the past for Ubuntu (not sure if it still applies), you had to install libdvdread3 or 4, then in /usr/share/doc/libdvdread? there was a script to run: install-libdvdcss.sh or libdvdcss-install.sh.
 
Old 07-03-2010, 01:55 PM   #5
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Up too trying another Distro?
You can just install Linux Mint 9--Ubuntu Made better Plays, DVD's,MP3's You Tube Most everything on Install
 
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