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Old 04-29-2008, 12:49 PM   #1
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Hardy Encrypted DVD playback problems.

Can someone please tell me what I'm doing wrong? I wen to the following site and followed the instructions for adding Non-free components:

I downloaded the repository and key. Then I downloaded the libdvdcss2 and libdvdread packages but I'm still getting a garbled mess when ever I try to play an encrypted movie on Hardy Heron.
Old 04-30-2008, 11:13 AM   #2
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sudo apt-get install libdvdcss2 libdvdread3 libdvdnav4 build-essential debhelper fakeroot


sudo /usr/share/doc/libdvdread3/

or if you get an error with that command:

sudo /usr/share/doc/libdvdread3/examples/


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