Caleb Marcus caleb.marcus at
Fri May 30 01:33:58 UTC 2008

I believe the repos do not include libdvdcss... there's a script you can
run that'll install it for you, however. Just run:
sudo /usr/share/doc/libdvdread3/
On Thu, 2008-05-29 at 19:20 -0600, Karl Larsen wrote:

> Alas the effort to get this new Ubuntu to show movies has been for 
> not. I have a lot of good things downloaded like java but not the 
> important library libdvdcss .
>     When I tried to d/l libdvdcss I got:
> karl at karl-desktop:~$ sudo apt-get install libdvdcss
> [sudo] password for karl:
> Reading package lists... Done
> Building dependency tree      
> Reading state information... Done
> Package libdvdcss is not available, but is referred to by another package.
> This may mean that the package is missing, has been obsoleted, or
> is only available from another source
> E: Package libdvdcss has no installation candidate
> karl at karl-desktop:~$
> So what do I do now?
> Karl
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