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Old 07-08-2007, 04:23 PM   #1
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Dvd playback at ubuntu 7.04

Hey all,
I got ubuntu 7.04 installed on my pc, and would like to run dvd's on it. I installed several codecs I read of on other topics/forums/google...
But when I start a dvd in a random player (gxine, mplayer, vlc) it adjusts its window size for a split second and then quits.

Does this mean I installed something wrong or that my pc is too bad?
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Did you install libdvdcss2?
Old 07-08-2007, 04:31 PM   #3
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Jups, did so.


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