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Old 08-25-2009, 03:56 PM   #1
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Unhappy DVD to play

Ok Lunix people I'm new to Fedora 11 I'm trying to play a dvd on my fedora and it does not work. When the movie player opens the message is not enough plugins for totem.
Here's what I done so far:
Yum install libdvdcss libdvdnav totem-xine xine -lib-extras-freeworld.
totem backend -b xine

when loading this is my problem
Package for libdvdcss loaded
package for libdvdenav loaded 4.3.2
totem -xine loaded 2.26 .3-1

No package for xine-lib extras freeworld

Needs some help please!

I just want to watch some movies on my laptop dvd
Old 08-25-2009, 04:12 PM   #2
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Try using VLC with ffmpeg.
Old 08-25-2009, 04:55 PM   #3
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The procedure outlined at worked for me.
Old 08-25-2009, 05:48 PM   #4
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Unhappy Still not playing dvd's

I have tried yum install for fedora website question.

Error message
Totem could not play dvd://media/dvd video
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