[MPlayer-users] Can mplayer plays Disney dvds?
rogerdpack2 at gmail.com
Wed Mar 25 19:11:27 CET 2015
On 2/26/15, Tuan Nguyen <tuan2103 at gmail.com> wrote:
> Erik Auerswald <auerswal <at> unix-ag.uni-kl.de> writes:
>> On Thu, Feb 26, 2015 at 10:16:24AM +0000, Tuan Nguyen wrote:
>> > it seems that mplayer has problems with
>> > playing Disney dvds with 99 titles.
>> > I have tried a couple of ways (changing -vo, -vc,
>> > trying with all titles) but have not been successful yet.
>> > Any ideas?
>> You can try dvdnav:// instead of dvd://.
>> I have at least one Disney DVD MPlayer cannot play correctly. It only
>> with dvdnav://, but there are lots of hangs, probably while the DVD
>> tracks or titles are changed during playback.
>> I did not find a single title to play the whole movie, but I did not try
>> every one of the 99 titles.
>> VLC plays that DVD without problems. I prefer to use MPlayer with dvd://
>> for watching DVDs, but sometimes only VLC can play disc.
>> [I do have a couple of other Disney DVDs that work fine with MPlayer
>> dvd:// (or dvd://MOVIETITLE).]
>> Best regards,
> Thanks alot Erik.
> Using dvdnav:// does give a better result as the player now can
> keep playing (while using dvd:// the player stops after a while
> without showing any images) but the images are still not clear (codec
If they look like garbled green guck then it may be that they are
encrypted and you don't have decryptor [libdvdcss library]
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