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Old 08-25-2003, 07:01 AM   #1
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can't play DVDs or VCDs


HI!

i just installed RH9 and I can't play DVDs or VCDs. However, I can browse files on the cd but can't play them.

I'm just a newbie on this so any suggestions are highly appreciated..
 
Old 08-25-2003, 07:06 AM   #2
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go get the REAL versions of the software you are using, e.g. http://mplayerhq.hu as redhat deliberatly made it impossible to play dvd's....
 
Old 08-25-2003, 07:08 AM   #3
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Have you tried MPlayer ?
 
Old 08-25-2003, 07:17 AM   #4
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no, I haven't. I'll try it and see if it works for me.

Thanks for the help...
 
Old 08-25-2003, 12:44 PM   #5
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There is a guide to this topic in the LinuxAnswers section of this site. That will tell you what you need to know.
 
  


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