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[Bug 1715028] Re: Ubuntu 16.04 -17.10 unable to access DVD
jlxbm@jlxbm:~$ dpkg -L libdvdcss2 | grep so
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Ubuntu 16.04 -17.10 unable to access DVD
Status in ubuntu-docs package in Ubuntu:
I can not access a DVD disk on 16.04, thru 17.10 installs. I have been
here before with 16.02 but was able to get it to work. I have followed
all the recommended procedures for this well known issue and have
I have been to ask ubuntu as well as answers.launchpad.net/ubuntu/
These solutions do not fix the issue.
With the same drive, I can put in a data disk and it works immediately
every time. The system sees the drive. But when I put in a DVD -
nothing. VLC + Kodi + all other dvd reading software can not open the
Like I said earlier... This same computer and same drive worked
perfectly under 16.02.x
Codecs - all installed
Are all installed successfully
sudo dpkg-reconfigure libdvd-pkg - tells me it is already installed.
/usr/share/doc/libdvdread4/install-css.sh` - does not exist in these
ubuntu versions and can not be executed.
I have hooked up external dvd drives - same issue. They read data but
Am I missing something?
Thanks for your assistance!
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