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January 21st, 2009, 10:29 AM
Hey guys, i've got the libdvdread packages & codecs installed, but I can't seem to get any DVDs to play.....DivX, Quicktime, MPEG, WMV & Avi movies play fine in MPlayer, though I only get sound in Xine/Movie Player. However I can't get DVDs to play in any media player, including Ogle (yes i've always used it), I get an error output telling me:

FATAL[ogle_mpeg_ps]: dvdreadblocks failed

On some DVDs I can access the menu, but it won't play the film I just get the error message above.
Have I done something wrong or am I missing a package or something? Any help would be much appreciated! ;)

January 21st, 2009, 12:35 PM
do you have libdvdcss2 installed?
if not add the medibuntu repository to get it https://help.ubuntu.com/community/Medibuntu

January 21st, 2009, 02:41 PM
Cheers, all working now! :p