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DVD's used to play with 12.04, but since I upgraded to 13.10 I can't get any type of dvd to read. I have tried Totem and VLC. I have also installed the following:

sudo apt-get install gstreamer0.10-plugins-ugly gstreamer0.10-ffmpeg libxine1-ffmpeg gxine mencoder libdvdread4 totem-mozilla icedax tagtool easytag id3tool lame nautilus-script-audio-convert libmad0 mpg321


sudo /usr/share/doc/libdvdread4/
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I believe you just need to install the restricted formats, should be as easy as

sudo apt-get install ubuntu-restricted-extras
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The restricted extras have already been installed. I have rebooted a couple of times and now it will read some commercial dvd's in VLC. DVD+R or DVD-R can't be read. Totem can't read anything. – user259313 Mar 18 '14 at 4:19

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