Getting dvd to play

norman norman at
Mon Jan 12 08:59:42 UTC 2009

> I started looking into how to do regionset and it talks about /dev/dvd 
> my computer currently has no /dev/dvd  The output from xine shows it 
> uses /dev/sdc0 mounted as /media/cdrom0 could this be contributing to my 
> problem? How would I create /dev/dvd if I need it?  If I do not need to 
> create /dev/dvd should I give regionset /dev/scd0 as the path to the DVD 
> device?
I am not very computerate, all that I did was to run regionset in a
terminal and when it came to the bit about entering the region number I
entered 2. After that everything worked.


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