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Old 09-08-2003, 02:32 PM   #1
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CD & DVD problems


I installed Mandrake 9.0 on a sony Vaio and everything went very smooth. Everything works properly exempt my CD & DVD.
Actually, both of them can read data CDs or DVDs, but when I try a music CD I get an access error and when I try to play a movie DVD with XINE, I get a diferent error(I forgot what the error message said).
Does anybody has any suggestions???

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Old 09-08-2003, 02:53 PM   #2
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is it possible to give us some of the errors your receiving...its kinda hard to diagnose a problem without anywheres to start...
 
Old 09-09-2003, 09:33 PM   #3
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Sorry about that ! Here are the errors:

-music CD : Unable to enter file:/mnt/cdrom2. You do not have access rights to this location.
-movie DVD : XINE Errorr. There is no input plugin available to handle dvd://video_ts.vob. Maybe MRL syntax is wrong or file/stream source does not exist.

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Old 10-17-2003, 01:41 PM   #4
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i got the same problem

I am facing the same problem. I am not able to play any video file using xine. i have installed it many times but still it gives some errors.
this time it says that "there is no input plugin". i am not able to play video that are in my hard disk.

any pointers to the solution.

regards,
vijay
 
Old 10-17-2003, 06:24 PM   #5
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http://mplayerhq.hu the only solution! on the other hand, you will probably just have not installed the divx codecs or the dvd patch for xine.
 
Old 10-17-2003, 06:40 PM   #6
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I believe it's because Mandrake uses Supermount. I've heard people have problems with audio CDs for the device is always mounted. I don't know whether or not this will help you but you may want to try taking supermount off.
 
  


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