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All i am trying to do is to get xine installed and working! I have installed all the tar balls I guess you would call them? I did the
ls -al /dev/dvd and seen my dvd player there in the symlink. When I start xine and I try to direct it to /dev/hdc or /dev/hdd I get an error "No demuxer pluggin to handle /dev/hdc
If I got to /mnt/cdrom I get this error source can't be read maybe you don't have enough rights or this source doesn't contain data (Error reading NAV packet)
I have been going through this for years now I get stuck on something like this and give up and go back to MS which one day I would like to not go back!!
I have gone through xine's website and have installed everything they say I am supposed to have?