[ILUG] Help with DVD I/O errors?
murtaghn at tcd.ie
Tue Jan 29 00:07:49 GMT 2002
On Monday 28 January 2002 22:54, you wrote:
> You need UDF filesystem to mount a DVD - however, there is no need to have
> UDF if you have Xine, Ogle or MPlayer (in reverse order of preference ;),
> as the DVD decoder libraries handle the contents. You just pop in a DVD
> and click the play button in either program..provided it's compiled right
Yes, the disk does not need to be mounted. Just do File Open (NOT File Open
Disc) and type in /dev/hdc or whatever the device name is. Works for me :)
> Ah..maybe you need a /dev/dvd symlink from the actual device?
> Have a look in Ogle's readme for anything mentioning links, /dev/dvd etc.
Yeah, I think it tries to open /dev/dvd... do any distros actually
create a /dev/dvd? Or configure devfs to create one?
More information about the ILUG