Home > Dvd Player > Dvd Player Ubuntu Not Working

Dvd Player Ubuntu Not Working


PPA for Ubuntu 15.04: Scribus... 3 responses to Ubuntu 15.04: Install Media Codecs & Enable DVD Playback mark bower May 25, 2015 at 11:09 pm very helpful and simple to follow Pick Randomly Between -1 or 1 more hot questions question feed about us tour help blog chat data legal privacy policy work here advertising info mobile contact us feedback Technology Life Also make sure your speakers are working. Install the libdvd-pkg package (no need to add third party repositories) via Synaptic or command line: sudo apt-get install libdvd-pkgFollow libdvd-pkg's instructions to let it download, compile, and install libdvdcss. http://intrascol.org/dvd-player/dvd-player-not-working-in-ubuntu.html

Loading... Click Play. Adv Reply Reply With Quote February 4th, 2016 #8 QDR06VV9 View Profile View Forum Posts I Ubuntu, Therefore, I Am Join Date Jun 2005 BeansHidden! Reply Abhishek Prakash says October 13, 2015 at 1:15 pm Welcome Reply MyS5Droid says September 6, 2015 at 5:21 am Confirming this does not work in Ubuntu Studio Reply Henry88 says https://help.ubuntu.com/community/RestrictedFormats/PlayingDVDs

Ubuntu 16.04 Dvd Playback

Huge fan of Agatha Christie work. But the following instructions got it working completely: In a terminal: sudo apt-add-repository ppa:gstreamer-developers/ppa sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get dist-upgrade Then restart computer and you should be good to go. In VLC Media Player for example, when you choose to open a disc, there's an option "No DVD menus". Reply Chris says February 17, 2014 at 1:44 pm Thank you so much!

  1. Reply Thomas Burwell says April 14, 2014 at 1:57 am I just completed step 2, and my dvd actually only played about 6 seconds, then gave me an "internal data flow"
  2. E: Could not get lock /var/lib/dpkg/lock - open (11: Resource temporarily unavailable) E: Unable to lock the administration directory (/var/lib/dpkg/), is another process using it? ???
  3. Or did you just say this out of habit because that's what you have to do with a Windows machine after you install things?
  4. Totem Media Player Open the dashboard and launch Movie Player.
  5. My laptop, however, will not even recognize the disc.
  6. The drive firmware allows you to change the region code, but on nearly all drives you are limited to five (5) changes.
  7. Setting DVD Region Codes If your DVD player regularly locks up when you try to play back a DVD, your DVD player probably does not match the DVD's region code.
  8. FAQ Forum Quick Links Unanswered Posts New Posts View Forum Leaders FAQ Contact an Admin Forum Community Forum Council FC Agenda Forum Governance Forum Staff Ubuntu Forums Code of Conduct Forum

Download it from the link below: 32 bit libdvdcss2 64 bit libdvdcss2 Once installed, you’ll be able to playback and navigate DVD menus in most video applications, including the default Totem Here is the complete output after typing vlc: Code: VLC media player 2.2.1 Terry Pratchett (Weatherwax) (revision 2.2.1-0-ga425c42) [00000000022ca158] core libvlc: Running vlc with the default interface. You can find it by searching for VLC. Dvdread Could Not Open The Disc "/dev/sr0". To play encrypted DVDs, you also need the libdvdcss2 library by installing it via below command in terminal: sudo /usr/share/doc/libdvdread4/install-css.sh You may need to set the region code for DVD drive

share|improve this answer answered Dec 16 '14 at 18:23 Van Nguyen 91 add a comment| protected by Community♦ Apr 3 at 4:38 Thank you for your interest in this question. How to Play a DVD in Ubuntu Ubuntu, by default, does not include the necessary libraries or codecs to decode DVDs. The other (quicker) fix for this is to delete the ~/.dvdcss/ folder, if you have attempted to play a DVD without everything set up perfectly the incorrect CSS key will always http://askubuntu.com/questions/505684/vlc-wont-play-dvd-movies Use the links bellow to install libdvdcss2: 32 bit libdvdcss2 64 bit libdvdcss2 Double click on the downloaded deb files to install it via Ubuntu Software Center.

These are: libdvdcss2: to recognize DVD libdvdread4: to read DVD libdvdnav4: to navigate DVD Step 1: First step (actually optional) is to get VLC media player. Fluendo Dvd Player Sign in 9 Loading... Working... I have recently installed 16.04 for testing and updating drivers.

Libdvdcss Ubuntu

I have a pre-recorded DVD movie that worked perfectly on an XP box with VLC. http://ubuntuhandbook.org/index.php/2014/04/enable-dvd-playback-ubuntu-14-04/ Maybe since I went the old route first I broke it? Ubuntu 16.04 Dvd Playback If after doing all this, you still get messages about not being able to play DVDs, check that the DVD drive has a region set (see below). Ubuntu Vlc Won't Play Dvd Reply Max June 11, 2015 at 12:53 am Thanks!

Region codes are a form of vendor lock-in. Check This Out If VLC does not play your DVD automatically, click File and select Open Disc. You will be prompted for your password. Working... Sudo /usr/share/doc/libdvdread4/install-css.sh Command Not Found

Some programs may need recompilation. Even after you installed all codecs from Ubuntu Restricted Extra package? REGION 0 or REGION ALL -- Discs are uncoded and can be played Worldwide, however, PAL discs must be played in a PAL-compatible unit and NTSC discs must be played in Source If VLC is not installed, you can Install VLC › Open VLC.

It worked for me without it. Dvdread Could Not Read -1/4 Blocks At 0x01. libdvd-pkg: dpkg database is locked. I already had it installed when I changed to xenial.

Contents Introduction Installing libdvdcss Ubuntu 15.10 and newer Ubuntu 12.04 up to 15.04 (i386, amd64) Setting DVD Region Codes Troubleshooting By installing the libdvdcss2 package you can play encrypted DVDs with:

Sign in to make your opinion count. Loading... The reconfigure gets libdvdcss source, builds it (it's small, the build takes maybe 1 second), and installs it. Ubuntu 14.04 Dvd Adv Reply Reply With Quote February 4th, 2016 #9 mc4man View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message .

When you provide it, no dots, stars, or other characters will appear in place of the letters. Notice, that you only have a few times you can run setregion, usually 4-5 times. Would you like to answer one of these unanswered questions instead? http://intrascol.org/dvd-player/dvd-player-on-mac-not-working.html English is not my native language.

Reply Abhishek Prakash says February 17, 2014 at 5:35 pm Welcome Chris:) Reply Abhishek Bajaj says December 22, 2014 at 9:01 pm Hello Abhishek. You should hear the sound you selected. It would be a big deal to me if they did not work I rely on media(DVD Avi and CD's) for some of my back-ups.. Should I report it?

I hope this has helped you. did all this and Vlc plays my Dvd's but Totem (Videos 3.10.1) won't. If not, install it from Ubuntu Software Center. 3. Today however it is mostly an inconvenience for consumers.

Reply mastapat April 10, 2015 at 11:01 pm 1st off, thanks. The restricted formats file allows you to read DVD's and do certain other things that you wouldn't be able to do by default. Second, launch VLC Media Player. Add to Want to watch this again later?

This issue was raised by an It's FOSS reader Etienne Batori on things to do after installing Ubuntu 13.10. Tango Icons Tango Desktop Project. MPlayer/VLC) with most DVD drives are able to ignore the value of the region setting. Did the GoF really thoroughly explore "Pattern Space"?

Start VLC; other DVD players may work as well although some may require additional steps Home How can I check from the command-line if my integrated Wi-Fi adapter is disabled? Install the libdvd-pkg package (no need to add third party repositories) via Synaptic or command line: Code: sudo apt-get install libdvd-pkg Follow libdvd-pkg's instructions to let it download, compile, and install But since Medibuntu is no longer available, you will have to install this library from the VLC repository.