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how to play a dvd movie on a loptop loaded with suse 9.3

By Blue screen ·
new to linux and want to play a dvd movie i put in the dvd disk and it will not play how to play, windows is so much easier just insert the dvd and it will play, sheez......

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by Jaqui In reply to how to play a dvd movie o ...

install libdvd.

check to make sure you installed dvd support, it is not installed by default.
linux treats you like you know what you are doing, windows treats you like a braindead monkey.

with linux, you tell it what to do, with windows, it does whatever it wants, which is why it is so unreliable and insecure.

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by Blue screen In reply to how to play a dvd movie o ...

HA-HA that's a good one i haven't heard that in awhile will try and let you know.

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by jmgarvin In reply to how to play a dvd movie o ...

Get xine. You will need to get libdvdcss and the xinelib and xineUI. I also suggest getting the Win32 CODEC, if it is legal to do so in your area.

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