k5di at zianet.com
Fri May 30 12:55:27 UTC 2008
Caleb Marcus wrote:
> 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/install-css.sh
> 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?
Thank you but please do not top comment :-)
I copied your help to a terminal and it worked. Then I put it in my file
that said simply get libdvdcss. I am now watching a movie on Totem that
came up automatically when I put the DVD in the computer. This is nice
and Totem even changed aspect angle to the movies's size.
Those who yesterday suggested we load all the non-Ubuntu software
were wrong. It had zero effect on DVD use.
Karl F. Larsen, AKA K5DI
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