DVD will not play with Kaffeine

Knapp magick.crow at gmail.com
Sat Dec 12 07:04:35 UTC 2009

>>> I just upgraded to KDE 4 and 9.10 and am having this problem that the
>>> disks will not play with most of the players but does work with one.
>>> When I put the disk in the little menu pops up and asks me if I would
>>> like to play DVD with Kaffeine. I click OK and then it pops up with a
>>> message saying, "Can not find input plugin for MRL:[dvd:/]
>>> I don't even know where to start with fixing this problem.
>>> It will play with VLC and it will play, if I boot with 8.04 and use kaffeine.
>>> Thanks all.
>> The place to start is google....
>> I entered your message and got a number of hits. Take a look at:
>> http://ubuntugenius.wordpress.com/2009/12/09/fix-cannot-find-input-plugin-for-mrl-dvd-error-in-kaffeine-mplayer-other-media-players-in-ubuntu/

OK, I just read that but why in the world does Ubuntu not do that
itself? How would this problem come to be? Does everyone have this
problem? It is just  a basic install and I have not touched it other
than to add software.

Douglas E Knapp

Open Source Sci-Fi mmoRPG Game project.

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