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How can I play encrypted DVD movies?

I've been trying to gain the ability to view DVDs on Ubuntu 11.04. I'm using Movie Player.

I have installed the ubuntu-restricted-extras package, but when I attempt to play the DVD I receive the following message:

Could not read DVD. This may be because the DVD is 
encrypted and a DVD decryption library is not installed.

Any ideas?

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marked as duplicate by fossfreedom, Jorge Castro, Alaukik, dv3500ea, htorque Jun 28 '11 at 19:07

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Download and install the .deb according to your architecture



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The command seemed to execute correctly, but same result. – Eric Wilson Jun 28 '11 at 9:18
@FarmBoy can you paste the terminal output ? – Alaukik Jun 28 '11 at 9:20
Unfortunately, no. I'm working on several problems right now, and I've closed that terminal window. All I recall is that it reported success and no errors. – Eric Wilson Jun 28 '11 at 9:35
@FarmBoy try the update post – Alaukik Jun 28 '11 at 12:15
I'll give that a try tonight. In the meantime, this is like black magic, where do you get this? How can I find these answers? What is a .deb? – Eric Wilson Jun 28 '11 at 12:32

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