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When I try to play video DVDs on Ubuntu 11.10 always get this error message: "Could not read DVD. This may be because the DVD is encrypted and a DVD decryption library is not installed." I tried to solve this with adding restricted-extras and libdvdcss2. But i still get this message. Any ideas to fix that?

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Try to install libdvdread. Better yet read this ubuntuguide.org/wiki/Ubuntu:Oneiric#DVD_Playback_Capability –  Engels Peralta Dec 27 '11 at 19:05
Should this question not be closed as and exact duplicate? There are dozens of related questions... –  arochester Apr 9 '12 at 16:14

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Install VLC it works great

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There is a daily build PPA from the VLC team, add it following these steps

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:videolan/master-daily

Update and upgrade / install VLC

sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get install vlc


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