similar problem? Encrypted DVDs won't play.
I'm having identical problems under SUSE 9.3 on a Gateway Solo 9500 with it's stock CDRW/DVD drive.
Kaffeine came with SUSE, I gave up on it quick because it's error message seemed to say the version wasn't made to play DVDs.
I followed the advice here to get Xine to work;
Which did, after using
did get Xine to play the DVD - but only through the FBI warning, up to the title menu. Trying to go past that, play the acutal movie, caused it to stop playing with the error message:
xine -V XShm -A oss
Xine opens with libdvdread:
The source can't be read. Maybe you don't have enough rights for this, or source doesn't contain data (e.g. not disc in drive). (Error reading from DVD.)
.. so I'm pretty sure it's an encrypted-codec issue, right? I do have libdvdcss installed.
Encrypted DVD support unavailable
Looking at the messages I see a lot of
unknown buffer type
That was on a commercial DVD. On a less commercial DVD (dollar store copy of Street Fighter), playback is fine... except no audio but I'm not too worried about that.
throwing away image with pts 0000...
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