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I am unable to play netflix DVDs for some reason. Here is the output of vlc -v

VLC media player 2.0.3 Twoflower (revision 2.0.2-93-g77aa89e)
[0x908108] main libvlc: Running vlc with the default interface. Use 'cvlc' to use vlc without interface.
venkat@ubuntu:~$ vlc -v
VLC media player 2.0.3 Twoflower (revision 2.0.2-93-g77aa89e)
[0xe25108] main libvlc: Running vlc with the default interface. Use 'cvlc' to use vlc     without interface.
libdvdnav: Using dvdnav version 4.2.0
libdvdread: Using libdvdcss version 1.2.12 for DVD access
libdvdnav: DVD Title: ROME_S1D5
libdvdnav: DVD Serial Number: 34b6b42f
libdvdnav: DVD Title (Alternative): ROME_S1D5
libdvdnav: Unable to find map file '/home/venkat/.dvdnav/ROME_S1D5.map'
libdvdnav: DVD disk reports itself with Region mask 0x00f60000. Regions: 1 4
[0x7fa924000b78] main input error: ES_OUT_RESET_PCR called

libdvdread: Attempting to retrieve all CSS keys
libdvdread: This can take a _long_ time, please be patient

libdvdread: Get key for /VIDEO_TS/VTS_01_0.VOB at 0x0000014e
libdvdread: Error cracking CSS key for /VIDEO_TS/VTS_01_0.VOB (0x0000014e)
libdvdread: Elapsed time 2
libdvdread: Get key for /VIDEO_TS/VTS_01_1.VOB at 0x00000152
libdvdread: Error cracking CSS key for /VIDEO_TS/VTS_01_1.VOB (0x00000152)!!
libdvdread: Elapsed time 1
libdvdread: Get key for /VIDEO_TS/VTS_02_0.VOB at 0x00012c0b
libdvdread: Elapsed time 0
libdvdread: Get key for /VIDEO_TS/VTS_02_1.VOB at 0x00023818
libdvdread: Error cracking CSS key for /VIDEO_TS/VTS_02_1.VOB (0x00023818)!!
libdvdread: Elapsed time 0
libdvdread: Get key for /VIDEO_TS/VTS_03_0.VOB at 0x002f8471
libdvdread: Elapsed time 0
libdvdread: Get key for /VIDEO_TS/VTS_03_1.VOB at 0x002f8475
libdvdread: Elapsed time 0
libdvdread: Get key for /VIDEO_TS/VTS_04_0.VOB at 0x002f9ad0
libdvdread: Error cracking CSS key for /VIDEO_TS/VTS_04_0.VOB (0x002f9ad0)
libdvdread: Elapsed time 0
libdvdread: Get key for /VIDEO_TS/VTS_04_1.VOB at 0x002f9ad4
libdvdread: Error cracking CSS key for /VIDEO_TS/VTS_04_1.VOB (0x002f9ad4)!!
libdvdread: Elapsed time 0
libdvdread: Found 4 VTS's
libdvdread: Elapsed time 3
[0x7fa924000b78] main input error: ES_OUT_RESET_PCR called
[0x7fa90c0010c8] dvdnav demux warning: cannot get next block (Error reading from DVD.)
[0x7fa924000b78] main input error: ES_OUT_RESET_PCR called
[0x7fa924000b78] main input error: ES_OUT_RESET_PCR called
[0x7fa90c0010c8] dvdnav demux warning: cannot get next block (Error reading NAV packet.)

As seen above I have libdvdcss and libdvdread4 installed. What am I missing.

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Are you still having this problem? Are you able to play other CSS-encrypted DVD's? This might be due to a damaged DVD disc. –  Eliah Kagan Aug 30 '13 at 14:27
    
I haven't tried it in some time and I don't even subscribe to Netflix DVDs anymore. But, I got a problem everytime I tried to play a Netflix DVD. –  ShaggyInjun Aug 30 '13 at 14:34
    
@EliahKagan or it could be lacking of (latest) codecs too. You know how they like to change things slightly to make it harder, but not too much. –  Braiam Aug 31 '13 at 11:29
    
@Braiam I'm not sure who the "they" is, but commercial DVDs are made to play even on the very oldest embedded DVD players. It's unlikely they're using newer codecs. –  Eliah Kagan Aug 31 '13 at 12:13
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