Re: mplayer, ogle, unable to play DVD
On Mon, 10 Nov 2003 12:55:13 -0500 (EST),
Sudarshana N Koushik wrote:
> I have one CDR/W drive and one DVD drive. cdrecord -scanbus
> displays the foll.
> 0,0,0 0) 'LITE-ON ' 'LTR-32123S ' 'XS0R' Removable CD-ROM
> 0,1,0 1) ' ATAPI ' '12X DVD-ROM ' '1.7B' Removable CD-ROM
> I have absolutely no problem in writing CDs using the first
> drive. Using the DVD drive I can mount data cds and listen to
> audio CDs, but completely unable to play DVDs
> mplayer produces the foll error.
> Playing DVD title 1 (at which point the light in the drive blinks and
> the DVD whirrs...but...)
> libdvdread: Could not open device with libdvdcss.
> libdvdread: Can't open /dev/dvd for reading
> Couldn't open DVD device: /dev/dvd
> (/dev/dvd is linked to /dev/scd1)
> Can someone please point out as to what i'm doing wrong?
Have you tried mounting a *DVD* on the DVD-ROM drive? What's the
console output when you try to copy a file off a DVD (some of the
files shouldn't be copy-protected)?