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Old 09-29-2005, 07:39 PM   #1
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VLC - RHEL4 - cant play dvds

ok, I have no idea what will be needed to figure this one out but here goes:

when I try to play a dvd, the drive spins up and VLC expands like it is going to play a movie BUT then all I get is a blank grey window with a single black pixel in the top left corner.

I have dual dvd drives (one player one burner) I have tried it in both and still same thing, it spinns up then nothing.

any ideas?
Old 09-30-2005, 08:58 AM   #2
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Do you have the various libraries required to play dvd's. e.x. libdvdnav libdvdcss?


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