[svlug] DVD movie encrypted or not?

Kristian Erik Hermansen kristian.hermansen at gmail.com
Fri Nov 30 10:37:38 PST 2007


On Nov 30, 2007 8:51 AM, Robert Citek <robert.citek at gmail.com> wrote:
> How can one easily tell if a DVD movie will require libdvdcss to play or not?

I am not sure of the proper way to detect it using 100% valid test,
but obviously using dd will show signs of failure after the reading
some sectors...

> Is there an easier test?
>
> [1] https://help.ubuntu.com/community/Medibuntu

You DO NOT need mediabuntu for DVD decryption.  Check the Ubuntu docs...
https://help.ubuntu.com/community/RestrictedFormats/PlayingDVDs#head-e3dafb305e64ec576176ee706e287bb4d839cb12
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Kristian Erik Hermansen
"I have no special talent. I am only passionately curious."




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