DVDs wont play

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miker58
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DVDs wont play

Postby miker58 » Thu Feb 11, 2010 12:48 am

I have a matushita and all software on Linuxmint main works. I can watch videos online, i can view files on dvd or cd and can play music on cd. Movie dvds just wont play.

I am very very new

appreciate any suggestions

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Re: DVDs wont play

Postby hemimaniac » Thu Feb 11, 2010 1:20 am

aptitude install lsdvd

may also have to enable a few ropositories
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Re: DVDs wont play

Postby Leppie » Thu Feb 11, 2010 1:20 am

issue the following two commands:

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sudo apt-get install libdvdread4
sudo /usr/share/doc/libdvdread4/install-css.sh


enjoy your dvd's ;)
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Re: DVDs wont play

Postby hemimaniac » Thu Feb 11, 2010 1:38 am

Leppie wrote:issue the following two commands:

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sudo apt-get install libdvdread4
sudo /usr/share/doc/libdvdread4/install-css.sh


enjoy your dvd's ;)


thanks Leppie, forgot that one :(
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