View Full Version : [ubuntu] [SOLVED] dvds wont play

November 12th, 2008, 02:28 PM
hey everyone...

using ibex... fresh install... and EVERY video dvd i put in, gives me this error... i can see the files there via the file browser...

taith@craig:~$ vlc /media/cdrom
[00000001] main libvlc debug: translation test: code is "C"
[00000001] main libvlc: Running vlc with the default interface. Use 'cvlc' to use vlc without interface.
libdvdnav: Using dvdnav version 4.1.2 from http://dvd.sf.net
libdvdnav: Can't read name block. Probably not a DVD-ROM device.
libdvdnav: Unable to find map file '/home/taith/.dvdnav/.map'
libdvdnav: DVD disk reports itself with Region mask 0x00fe0000. Regions: 1

Linux user 66
November 12th, 2008, 03:12 PM
Have you installed non-free-codecs and libdvdcss2 in the Synaptic Package Manager by enabling http://packages.medibuntu.org/ intrepid free non free under the Third-Party Software tab in the Software Sources application?

November 12th, 2008, 04:11 PM
easy fix :-) thanks!