Can't play unencrypted DVDs

Matthew Flaschen matthew.flaschen at
Sun May 27 04:15:42 BST 2007

Matthew Flaschen wrote:
> I am trying to figure out why unencrypted DVDs won't play directly from
> the disc.  I can play them after copying them to my computer with
> dvdauthor.

I got it mostly working with:

vlc dvd:///media/cdrom

However, the menu displays only for an instant, but then the video
starts before I can choose anything.

Also, I would still would appreciate help with Kaffeine (though I find
VLC much less buggy in general).

Matt Flaschen

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