[Breezy] DVD playback capability
marweck at gmail.com
Tue Nov 8 23:05:12 UTC 2005
Ok. I've already installed w32codecs and libdvdcss.
The DMA was not enabled, then I set it to ON, but the problem persists.
The video and the sound suffer from jumps. And I've tested the DVDs on
another computers. Just to remember, it works fine on my computer on
On 11/8/05, Dennis Kaarsemaker <dennis at kaarsemaker.net> wrote:
> On di, 2005-11-08 at 07:58 -0300, Marcio Carvalho wrote:
> > I'm using Ubuntu 5.10 Breezy Badger and I cant properly watch a DVD on
> > my computer, unless I reboot it to the Windows.
> > I've already done the steps indicated in the UbuntuGuide but some
> > packages mentioned there are unavailable.
> > It sucks!!!!! I could watch my DVDs with Knoppix but with Ubuntu it's too slow.
> > Thanks for any help.
> Ubuntuguide is quite crappy, what did you try exactly?
> * Make sure dma is enabled (hdparm -d /dev/your_drive will tell you)
> * You might need libdvdcss, package is available on
> * You might need w32codecs, package can be found in the same place
> Dennis K.
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