Blue_Ray on mint

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Blue_Ray on mint

Postby bdkeranen on Sat Apr 13, 2013 5:19 am

I am looking at buying a external Blue Ray drive and using it on my laptop using it to watch blue ray movies on my TV & on my notebook, I have looked and found many forums that say linux has no support of blue-ray movies is this true or is there a easy work around for this
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Re: Blue_Ray on mint

Postby passerby on Sat Apr 13, 2013 6:44 am

You can play blu ray, but the results seem to vary.
eg. ... rking.html
The above worked for me, but maybe there's a better method nowadays?
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