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Dominic Tennant bnonn@o...
Sun Aug 6 22:03:42 NZST 2006


Have you tried mplayer? It's worth a shot.

On Sun, 2006-08-06 at 21:41 +1200, Daniel Lawson wrote:
> > The output from:
> > ls -la /dev/dvd is:
> > lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root 3 2006-08-07 06:28 /dev/dvd -> hdc
> >
> > The output from:
> > dmesg | grep -i dvd is:
> > [17179574.336000] hdc: MATSHITAUJ-840D, ATAPI CD/DVD-ROM
> > drive
> > [17179574.336000] hdc: ATAPI 24X DVD-ROM DVD-R CD-R/RW
> > drive, 2048kb Cache, UDMA(33)
> >
> > So is my machine "looking" in the wrong place or does -> hdc
> > include drive hda??
> >   
> Well, if using totem to read a DVD still generates an error regarding an
> inability to read /dev/hda4, something is definitely broken. However,
> the /dev/dvd link is intact and is pointing at the right place, so I'm a
> bit stumped.
> 
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