How To Play VCD in Ubuntu7.04
p3nndrag0n at gmail.com
Sat Sep 15 01:05:21 UTC 2007
On Saturday 15 September 2007 10:13:28 Joel Bryan Juliano wrote:
> On 9/13/07, hasan noori <hasannoori1 at yahoo.com> wrote:
> > I installed many pckages, and many media player in
> > ubuntu.
> > there many codec installed on my system.
> > i can play any thing EXCEPT VCD.
> > please see THESE:
> > gexine vcd error:
> > "Autoplay input plugin 'VCDO' failed
> > Check engine output for further details."
> > ---------------
> > mplayer:
> > "open: No such file or directory
> > [MGA] Couldn't open: /dev/mga_vid
> > Error opening/initializing the selected video_out
> > (-vo) device."
> > -----------------------------
> Actually you can play VCD's under Totem, VCD's are just MPEG-1 videos.
> The problem is no Totem developer cares about this this bug anymore,
> so even on Feisty, Totem won't play any VCD medias,
> You need to open the AVSEQ0*.DAT files manually to play VCD's under Totem,
> you'll need the restricted codecs to play them.
Did a little ggogling and found the follow. Also verified on my sys that it
works for me. vlc media player is the player to use for this one to work
works for me
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