no sound in totem while playing home dvd (intrepid)
Karl F. Larsen
klarsen1 at gmail.com
Tue Dec 30 12:23:01 UTC 2008
> Karl F. Larsen wrote:
>> Since you have VLC working well why do you care if Totem even works?
>> I remove Totem from all my systems.
> It is not that simple. The reason I asked was that I need to give very
> simple instructions to a user on how to play a DVD. To do so, I wanted
> to see how it works in Ubuntu myself. The idea is to let the user use
> the simplest default stuff to do the work.
> Now, having said that, the fact that I can use VLC does not mean that
> Totem problem should be ignored. The reason I mentioned VLC was to prove
> that sound otherwise works alright. VLC has some problems of its own
> while playing a dvd from a device, but that is OT in this thread.
> Hope you understand the scenario. Sigh.
What is not simple about VLC? I use it all the time and it just works.
As for it being a non Ubuntu software, I wish those who make those
choices would choose VLC for the "official" viewer in Ubuntu.
Karl F. Larsen, AKA K5DI
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