On Thu, Mar 18, 2004 at 06:39:00PM -0600, Michael Madden wrote: > Has anyone gotten xine to play DVDs? I have installed > it from /usr/ports/multimedia/xine and setup /dev/dvd, > but I keep getting this error: > > This is xine (X11 gui) - a free video player v0.9.23. > (c) 2000-2003 The xine Team. > libdvdnav: Using dvdnav version 1-rc3a from http://xine.sf.net > libdvdread: Using libdvdcss version 1.2.8 for DVD access > libdvdread: Could not open /dev/dvd with libdvdcss. > libdvdread: Can't open /dev/dvd for reading > libdvdnav: vm: faild to open/read the DVD > > ls -l /dev/dvd /dev/cd0 > > crw-rw-rw- 1 root operator 4, 20 Mar 18 07:47 /dev/cd0 > lrwxr-xr-x 1 root wheel 3 Mar 18 17:51 /dev/dvd -> /dev/cd0
Despite the error message, you probably need to make sure your userid can write to the dvd device. A good tool to use for solving this kind of problem is truss or ktrace. That will show you what the program is *really* doing! regards, Andrew _______________________________________________ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"