On Sat, Nov 15, 2008 at 03:40:06AM -0800, Gary Kline wrote: > On Sat, Nov 15, 2008 at 03:55:42AM -0600, Steven Susbauer wrote: > > Gary Kline wrote: > > > Do any of you guys know why the DVD version of HIGH NOON won't play on > > > my > > > computers? I've tried everything I can think of. Zero. I watched the > > > *original* in the theater (I think); then have watched the tape in '98, > > > and the DVD just now. I'm not that nutty to waste a DVD-R on it; I'm > > > just wondering my none of my players won't play it. > > > > > > thanks, > > > > > > gary > > > > > > > > I would wager it has something to do with a copy protection mechanism. > > Are you able to play other copy-protected DVDs fine? > > > > Steve > > > All the time with every one I've tried in recent years. Since this is > from 1952, perhaps the trouble is that it lacks the copy-protection. > anyway, this is so ancient, it would be a waste to copy! > gary
I don't remember anyone making DVDs in 1952. Given that, I doubt there is any copy protection from then either. DVD copy protection is a DVD era thing, not built in to the movie. ////jerry > > -- > Gary Kline [EMAIL PROTECTED] http://www.thought.org Public Service Unix > http://jottings.thought.org http://transfinite.thought.org > > > _______________________________________________ > firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list > http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions > To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]" _______________________________________________ email@example.com mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"